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JoLee Gregory Spears

Mount Zion Baptist Church

"Mt Zion Church" 365409N   0782626W
and location of
"Old Church (historical)"
The old Meherrin Baptist Church site
365513N       0782804W
Click for 1864 and 1871 maps showing:
"Old Ch"new

Mt. Zion Baptist Church
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Mt. Zion Baptist Church
VA Secondary #630 & #631
Organized 1834 and built on the land of John GregorySee Mt Zion deed.  The ancestral Gregory home is .7 mi. past the church on an unpaved road./yr2000
Above 1916 photo submitted by Jim Dillard/2003

Old Mt. Zion after being remodeled
(About 1960-early 1970's, need date)

Copy of original Subscription List

Brief History of Mt Zion Baptist Church and Old Meherrin Baptist Church

Mt. Zion Church - (next to the old church) new building dedicated 21 June 1981 while the late John R. Clement was pastor. Building committee members were: Sammy Bigger, Mary Watson, Sue Kyle, Herman Shaw, Irvin McGinnis, Bill Kirk

Copyright 2000 JoLee Gregory Spears