Bobby Smith began his ministry as Senior Pastor of Holly Springs Baptist Church on March 19th, 2017. Bobby grew up in Houston and received his undergraduate from Houston Baptist University in 1979. He received his Masters from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1983. Bobby has served in the ministry for over 40 years. Bobby is married to Laura Smith who is a 1983 graduate of Baylor University and earned her Masters in Counseling from Liberty University. Bobby and Laura were married in 1983. Laura has a private practice located in Nacogdoches. Laura and Bobby are proud parents of three children: Joshua, Evan and his wife Kristen, and Ashley. Bobby takes great joy in seeing people find their passion in following Christ. His hobbies include flying, scuba diving, golf, and traveling, especially on mission trips.