Anniston in Calhoun County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Parker Memorial Baptist Church
In 1889, it became Parker Memorial Baptist Church in memory of Mrs. Cornelia A. Parker, whose husband gave the money for a new building that was dedicated in March of 1891.
The mission was and continues to be “Ministering to the World…Beginning at Our Own Front Door.”
Erected 1997 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 33° 39.611′ N, 85° 49.596′ W. Marker is in Anniston, Alabama, in Calhoun County. Marker is on Quintard Avenue (U.S. 431), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1205 Quintard Avenue, Anniston AL 36201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Anniston World War (within shouting distance of this marker); Temple Beth El (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grace Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Temple Beth El Section Hillside Cemetery Saint Michael and All Angels (approx. half a mile away); Governor Thomas E. Kilby (approx. 0.7 miles away); 27th. Division Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.5 miles away); Freedom Riders (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anniston.
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