MT. CARMEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Lyon County, KY
 
 

Mt. Carmel Baptist Church was established in 1916 with most members coming from Pleasant Hope Baptist Church.  Mt. Carmel was located near the community of Ironton.

Early members coming from Mt. Pleasant were: W. B. Mitchuson, Reason Barnett, Mrs. Henry Rhodes, Levi Higgins, James Kilgore, Zed Bloodworth, Ben Newton, Iva Fulks, Halllie Rhodes, Lula Higgins, Amos Fulks, U. G. Savells, Clifton Pinnegar, Laudie Higgins, Loutishie Colson and Felma Brown.

Some of the early deacons were: Isaac Garrett Gray, T. C. Flynn and E. S. Allison.

Some of the early ministers were:  H. C. Hopewell, F. M. McCauley, L. J. Knoth, N. B. Sizemore, T. M. Travis, and Reed Rushing.
 





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