Keith McAlister has been a part of the Knight Arnold/Forest Hill congregation for most of his life. He attended kindergarten at Knight Arnold. Keith is married to Annette who was reared in the Getwell congregation and was baptized early in life by Garland Elkins. They have two children, Ryan and Mallory. Ryan and his wife, Lacey, reside in Senatobia, MS. Ryan is a graduate of the Memphis School of Preaching and currently serves as the Associate Minister for the Looxahoma congregation and also works as a Surgical Tech. Lacey is a registered nurse at Regional One. Mallory and her husband, Evan Manning, attend Forest Hill. Mallory is an assistant to John Quinn of John Quinn Home Selling Team. Evan serves as the Associate Minister for Forest Hill. Brother Keith has been employed with FedEx for over 30 years.
Having been part of a strong youth program at Knight Arnold as a teenager, Keith has dedicated himself to building a strong youth program at Forest Hill. As a deacon, Keith, along with Annette, lovingly spent countless hours coordinating youth activities. He has not wavered in his support of a strong youth group since becoming an elder.