On July 1, 1975, Bob Werntz became minister of the Sharondale Church of Christ. He is the son of the late Ray Werntz and Helen Werntz of Akron, Ohio. He attended Kentucky Christian College and was ordained to ministry at his home congregation, the Church of Christ at Clinton, Ohio. He ministered to three other congregations: Ford’s Branch Church of Christ, Pikeville Church of Christ and Vanzant Church of Christ. Mrs. Betty Werntz is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Landon Sword of Pikeville.