Gloria Ashby

Gloria Ashby
Administrative Assistant for Spiritual Formation, (806) 763-4607 ext. 222,


Gloria Ashby serves First United Methodist Church as the Administrative Assistant for Spiritual Formation and Congregational Care. She has worked at FUMC since the fall of 2013. Prior to her coming to FUMC, Gloria worked at Cokesbury for 13 years, before they closed.

Gloria was born and raised in Lubbock and graduated from Monterey High School and Texas Tech.

Gloria loves reading, old black-andwhite movies, basically anything with the arts.

She has a daughter, Ginnie Baker and son, Lance Baker who grew up in FUMC. She also has a daughter-in-love –Shelby Cullers and the handsome “man” in her life, Grayson, her grandson who was born in 2014.

Gloria loves all 60’s and 70’s music, and considers herself a “Parrott head” - Jimmy Buffet lover - no matter how “down” this music makes life fun.