Ft. Clark Baptist Church
421 Veterans Rd
November 29 2001
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
Exterior Walls Materials:
gable, end to front
entrance bay only
Signficant Architectural Features:
Three part steeple, stained glass, semi-circular arched windows.
Front expansion in 1993. Fellowship Hall built in 2000
Cornerstone reads: "Fort Clark Baptist church organized 1870. Rev. A.C. Jumper, Pastor. Rebuilt 1957. Rev. C.J. Britt (Pastor), Dea B.J. Chesnut, Secretary, Dea Eskie Dixie, Dea Alvin Kelly, Dea Johwell Belton" 100+ graves. 1940s to present. Cemetery wraps around the church. "Four O' Clock" Church stood at this location as shown on 1938 Killian Quad map.
Source of Historical Information:
Newspaper article written about the church: "Church checking history mystery." from The State, May 11, 1995.