- Magnolia Church to Celebrate
its 80th Anniversary
- Magnolia - The Advent Christian church
at Magnolia, of which the Rev. Alton J.
is pastor, will hold its homecoming events Sunday. Services will
be held all day.
- The church was founded in 1854, according
to a history compiled by Mrs. Ernest
Evansville. It is now 80 years old.
- The old building was remodeled five
years ago, and dedicatory services for the
- remodeled church were held Nov. 3,
1929. Elder J. R. SINGLETERRY was pastor.
- Fifty years ago Elder Jim ROYCE
was converted in this church. He died only
- recently, on Oct. 24 of this year in
- [Source: The
Janesville Daily Gazette, November 8, 1934]