Thomasville in Thomas County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Flowers Baking Company
Established - 1919
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is November 4, 1919.
Location. 30° 50.083′ N, 83° 58.743′ W. Marker is in Thomasville, Georgia, in Thomas County. Marker is on South Madison Street, 0 miles south of Smith Avenue (U.S. 84), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Thomasville GA 31792, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Plaza Restaurant (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Post Office (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Coffee Road (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thomas County Honors African-American Leaders (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thomas County (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thomas County Confederate Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Big Oak (approx. half a mile away); First Black Graduate of West Point (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Thomasville.
Also see . . . About Flowers Foods. The company is known today as Flowers Foods. (Submitted on October 12, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 10, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,657 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 10, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.