Pleasant Hill Baptist Church celebrates 200 years of ministry

On June 2, Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Millry, celebrated its bicentennial anniversary.

Former pastor Ernest Tucker was the guest speaker. Music was presented by the church choir and specials were sung by music director Janet Pittman, Brenda Oates, Jane Koen and Brenda Price.

Church history was shared by Sammy and Clarence Carpenter, and Sara Green.

Jerrol Hare presented the Washington Baptist Association church with a commemorative plaque on behalf of the Alabama Baptist Historical Commission. Photos and a list of pastors were on display.

“It was a great day,” Pastor Leon Parnell said. “People were there from all over the state.” (TAB)