Sumner United Methodist Church, 1880, Worth County

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Around 1840 Reverend William “Uncle Billy” Clements built a church about a mile from present-day Sumner. It served a dual purpose as a school. After Sumner was settled, the church was relocated to its present site and the present structure built with lumber given by Dan Garrett.

 

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2 responses to “Sumner United Methodist Church, 1880, Worth County

  1. My father was the pastor there from 1991 to 1995.

    This image brings back many memories.

  2. Matt P.

    Really enjoy the pictures. Thank you for taking the time to post these along with history.

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