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Liberty County Historical Markers

Union Brotherhood Society (Side 2)


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  • Marker: Union Brotherhood Society (Side 2)
  • Location: Bill Carter Rd .2 south of US 84

UNION BROTHERHOOD SOCIETY (Continued from other side)

Turning Out,” had a worship program followed by fellowship, fun and games. The founding members were: William Walthour, Sr., Frank Baker, Willie Stevens, Joe Bowers, Wilhelmina Walthour, Beatrice Bowers, Gus Williams, Priscilla Maxwell, Rose Bell Roberts, Ben Maxwell, Sarah Jane Walthour, Joe Walthour, George Walthour Sr., William Brown, Rev. R.W. Monroe and Janie Stevens. Less than an acre of land was purchased and a building, structured similar to an old T-shaped church, was built by The Society members for their meetings and gatherings at this location in 1932. This monumment is a tribute to their unity, vision and community concern.

ERECTED 2007 BY THE LIBERTY COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY