Serving South Metro Atlanta and North Central Georgia since 1948

Our Employees

Darrell Whatley

Darrell Whatley


Darrell began working for Spalding Gas when he was just a teenager in the summers. After graduating from Auburn University in 1977 he came back to Spalding Gas and worked with his brother Barry to run Spalding Gas. Darrell became President and CEO of Spalding Gas in 1983.

Darrell and his wife have 6 children; Jessica, Stuart, Rebecca, Ben, Chandler and Alden.  Darrell and Lori enjoy travel.

Let Darrell know about anything that goes well or not so well with your dealings with Spalding Gas at


Derek Dawson

Route Salesman

Derek has been with Spalding Gas for Eleven years, he enjoys riding horses, and is very active within his church.


Jennifer Palmer

Customer Service Representative

phone 770-228-8484
fax 770-229-8701

Jennifer has been with Spalding Gas for five years. She is married with two children; enjoys spending time with family, reading, and shopping.


Talmadge Evans

Route Salesman

Tal has been with Spalding gas for three years now. He enjoys spending time with his family, playing guitar, and fishing.

phone 770-228-8484

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Jennifer Jenkins

McDonough Customer Service Rep

Jennifer has been with Spalding Gas a little over 3 years. She is the mother of 2 beautiful children. She is very involved with their sports activities. Jennifer enjoys Braves baseball games and GA football games. GO DAWGS!


Jon Collier

Comfort Specialist


Our “Comfort Specialist” is Jon Collier.  He can assist your family with your comfort needs with HVAC, Rinnai Tankless Water Heaters, Gas Logs and Gas Piping.

Jon has been in sales for more than 25 years.  He is married with 3 children.

Jon enjoys leading worship at Southside Baptist, where he is on staff as the Director of Music.