John Whisnant, Senior
John Whisnant, Senior formed the The John Whisnant Family in 1970 along with wife Betty, and sons John, Junior and Jeff.
John Whisnant, Junior
Rev. John Whisnant, Junior was an original member the Whisnants in 1970 at the age of 7. In 1993, he left the group to become pastor of New Perspective Community Church in Morganton, North Carolina. In 1994, he became the morning disc jockey at radio station WCIS-AM 760, also in Morganton. In 2017, Whisnant announced he would begin doing solo concerts when his scheduled permitted.