MEMORIAL BAPTIST CHURCH
Kennedy Memorial Baptist Church
was founded in
September of 1940.
And the name was later changed to
Memorial Baptist Church.
First Service In The New Baptistry
Memorial Baptist Church, Richton, MS had the first baptismal service in their new baptistery after it was dedicated on December 17, 1975. The pastor, Rev. Don Strickland, baptized four people, shown with him above. From left to right: Charles Garner, Mrs. Lois Garner, Bonesia Anderson, and Mrs. Christine Ladner. Pastor Strickland is on the back row, center.
Second phase of build program