First Lady

Mary G. Terrell

Mary G. Terrell is the consummate First Lady. She is a creative ministry leader, a dedicated mother, a devoted grandmother, an exquisite hostess, and a gifted Sunday School teacher. First Lady Terrell established and is the leader of the Second Baptist Tea Society. She is also a member of the Board of Deaconesses and the Pastor’s Aid Ministry at Second Baptist Church .

First Lady Terrell takes an active roll in the community to help girls in the DC metropolitan area. She helped create the High Tea Society for elementary and junior high school girls who are disadvantaged. First Lady Terrell also serves the community as a Washington, DC Superior Court Judge.

First Lady Terrell and Rev. Dr. James E. Terrell have three children: Angela Terrell Heath (Paul Heath), Mariessa Terrell White (Richard White), and James Stephen Terrell, who is following in his father’s footsteps as the Assistant to the Pastor of Second Baptist Church. They also have three grandchildren, Jeremiah, Jordan, and Joy Heath.