|Birth: ||Nov. 7, 1864|
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 1958|
Parents: Jeremiah Briscoe Latimer and Lamira (Berry) Kinne.
He married Sarah Ellen Brown 12 Dec. 1887, at Livonia, MO. Their children: Mary Ellen; Juanita Lorene; Paul Culley; and Portteus Helen Latimer.
George Sherman LATIMER, was an ordained Free Will Baptist minister, who pastored the FWB Church at Hadden, KS, and in 1900, in Elm, Putnam Co. Missouri, as well as others. Rev. G.S. Latimer, and Rev. John H. Wolfe, planned the organization of a Western Conference of FWB after the 1911 merger of FWB with the Northern Baptists. They met with the Missouri State Association with their proposal, and perfected the organization Dec. 16, 1916, with representatives from Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas, in Old Philadelphia Church, Plattsburg, MO. This became the Cooperative General Association.
Rev. Latimer was faithful minister to his denomination and carried out the work he was called to do.
Info from Census,Family Trees, and "A History of Free Will Baptists" pgs 126-127, by G.W. Million, 1958
Sadie B Latimer (1867 - 1945)*
Hickory Grove Cemetery
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Named in a History book as being a minister of FWB church at Hadden, KS. Rest in peace.|
Added: Oct. 3, 2011