A native of Palmetto, FL, Chuck has lived in Middle Tennessee since 1993. He is a graduate of Stetson University in DeLand, FL, Southern Theological Seminary, in Louisville, KY, and earned the Doctor of Ministry Degree from Union University, Jackson, TN
Chuck has been married to Syble Ferguson Groover since 1979 and they have two adult children, a son, Jamie (Sarah) and daughter, Kelley. Syble is retired from LifeWay Christian Resources where she worked as an Editor in Student Publishing.
Chuck is the founding Pastor of the Victory Baptist Church in Mt. Juliet, TN where he served for 21 years. Chuck began his journey in ministry in 1976. Chuck has been active with Wilson County Baptist Association and the Tennessee Baptist Convention as well as community organizations.