Marvin UMC - Northeast


History

This church was organized from the Dasher Campground in 1884 and was named for Bishop Marvin of the MECS. It was a wooden building situated on land donated by Benjamin Hill Clifton. The first pastor was Rev. Jessie L. Giles. Charter members include Dr. Robert M. Sharpe, Frances R. Clifton, Caroline Smith, Oakie Smith, Susan A. Davis, Mary J. Sharpe, Henry Mann, Frances E. Smith, Sara M. Clifton, W. E. Mattox, Dorcas Mann, Joseph H. Webber and J. S. Lanier. The present church building was completed in 1953. It is a white frame structure with a four-columned porch.

 

Location

Highway 147
Lyons GA 30436

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735 Pierce Avenue - Macon, GA 31204

PO Box 7227 - Macon, GA 31209

478-475-9286

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520 Professional Drive, Suite 1 - Macon, GA 31201

PO Box 13145 - Macon, GA 31208

478-738-0048 | 800-535-4224

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99 Arthur J. Moore Dr - St Simons Is., GA 31522

PO Box 20408 - St Simons Island, GA 31522

912-638-8626 | 888-266-7642

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