About Susan Whisnant

Susan is married to Jeff and has been singing with the group for over 24 years. Her beautiful alto voice and her heart for ministry are clearly evident in her performance. Southern Gospel Music fans love her and after you hear her sing, you’ll understand why.

Jeff and Susan have two boys, Austin and Ethan

Full Name
Susan Carol Dry Whisnant

September 8, 19??

Fort Mill, South Carolina

Parents – Roland & Carol Dry;
Brothers – Roland Dry, Jr. & Greg Dr

Job Description
I sing Alto for The Whisnants. I do radio promotion for UIA and promote several other groups. Queen of the bus!

When Were You Saved?
I was saved when I was 5 years old.

Who Is Your Favorite Southern Gospel Group?
Gold City

What’s The First Gospel Concert You Attended?
It was in 1980, The Singing Americans. They came to Sisk Memorial Baptist in Fort Mill, South Carolina when my dad was pastor there.

What’s Your Favorite Food/Restaurant?

What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up?
A beautician

Your Favorite Perfume?

What’s Your Favorite Automobile?
Chevrolet Suburban

What’s Your Favorite Vacation Spot?
Myrtle Beach, SC

Who Influenced You To Be In Southern Gospel Music?
My Parents

Do You Have Any Unknown Talents?
Is shopping a talent? And I love match-making.

Do You Have A Pet Peeve?
Crooked pictures

What’s Your Favorite Sport/Team/Player?
Football and Baseball. Carolina Panthers & Atlanta Braves. Tim Tebow


Who’s Your Favorite Preacher?
My Daddy first…Bro. Herb Reavis & Bro. Ralph Sexton

What’s The Biggest Challenge Being On The Road?
Raising a family on the road.

What Do You Like Best About Being On The Road?
Having the guys haul me around and meeting new people.

If You Could Vacation Anywhere, Where Would It Be?

Do You Have A Favorite Date Or Annual Event?
We do 3 cruises a year…love those!

What Do You Enjoy When You’re Not On The Road?
Being at home with my family. Walking.

What’s The Funniest Thing A Fan  Has Ever Said To You?
Had a lady ask me if my ear monitor was a hearing aid.  Said prayed for my hearing.

Who’s Your Favorite Singer?
Taranda Greene and Karen Carpenter

Who’s Your Favorite Musician?
Adam Borden when he played bass guitar with Gold City.

What’s A Typical Day On The Road?
Get up, make coffee, drink 5 cups, walk 30 minutes, go into Walmart, eat lunch, sit on couch while guys drive me to venue, shower, get dressed, do sound check, get boys clothes ready, get dressed for concert, pray before we go in to sing.

What Advice Would You Give To Someone Wanting To Sing Gospel Music?
Pray hard!! Get all the training that you can and learn from watching and listening to other singers.  Live what you sing!!!!




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