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Second Baptist Church


Second Baptist Church Groundbreaking 9/27/1960
Mrs Ella Lane was my Great Aunt and that is my father Ed Funkhouser and Rev Carl Whittington helping her push that plow
The Reverend Carl Whittington and the Reverend Sam McCoy, taken in front of the Old Second Baptist Church building on Conger. They were very much loved by the members of the Church.
Ladies Bible study group picture taken at our house on South 12 th Street in 1960 . The only two I can identify are Mae Mumbower and my mother Alice Funkhouser. Mother is second from left, back row and Mae is second from left, front row. I knew them all but it has been a long time
Second Baptist Church Congregation This was taken in front of the first building. It burned to the ground and they built a new Brick Structure. Years later they moved to the new building at the new location. Some of the people in the picture, in front Lester Greer (Teacher), Bro L. Tucker (Pastor) Ed Funkhouser (Sunday School Supt.) George Chrisman, Lillian Funkhouser Alice Funkhouser, Etta Williams, Vergil Williams, Albert Smith, Enoch Waller, Gladys Graham, Elzie Funkhouser Marie Damrell, Ellis Gwaltny, Cecil Lovin., Russell Bayer, Helen Bayer ,Anna Bain, Lester Graham ,Edna Greer, Mrs. ? Leapman, Bill Morris , John Page, Bell Page, Gladys Gray, George Williams, Josie Williams ,Wayne Turner, Mike Turner, Minnie Oliger, Myrtle Smith ,Mrs. Charlie Karch , Edna Waller, Dutch Leffler, Charlie Karch, Mrs. Bill Morris , Costine Story, Mrs. Shields, Noble Graham, J.M. Price, John Marvin Powers, Lucille Powers, Roy Story, Derb Shields. Any Corrections or additions gladly accepted Not sure of the spelling of some of the names and I don't think everyone was named. The names were written on the back and hard to read Submitted by Nancy E. Funkhouser Davis * elydavis5@aol.com


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