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[31 Dec 2010 | 3 Comments | 2,980 views]
Chris Ledbetter — a man on a mission (literally)

Chris Ledbetter will in a few days go from being a mortgage officer to spending 11 months as a Christian missionary in Africa, Asia, Central America and South America.
Ledbetter, who is 25-years-old, earned his bachelor’s degree in finance and economics from Arkansas Tech University and worked for Southwest Mortgage Company in Benton. On Tuesday he’ll start on his mission trip, which will take him to 11 countries over the next 11 months.
Why would Ledbetter quit his job and leave his friends and family for almost a year? He said there …