This is taken from book by Carmon Knght Mercer.This Genalogy Department in Greenville Ky now has a copy of this book , copied from mine.This book is no longer in print .
Union Chaple or Simmons Chaple
I will try to give a few names of church members at this time.
Forgve the typo's and ect as I have written this down as it was written...
Thank You !!!
The first Minutes of Union Chaple, Sept.16,1897
Met with Eld.W.J.Gates as moderator,
In chair and deacons, G.W.Greenwood, Thomas Carter ad J.C.Tams of Calylieate Spring, church.
A prayer by Bro. Robert Draper
The Bible was presented to the church by Eld.W.J.Gates.
Three deacons were then choosen: Bro.James H.Knight,
Bro. David Robinson and Charles W.Ross.
A pastor was elected, Eld.W.J.Gates,
and A.J.Boatwright as a clerk
Trustees for Sept. 18, 1897:
J.H.Knight, R.E.Williams,and D.M.Robinson
List of Pastors:
Eld.WJ.Gates, Eld.G.N.Covington, W.J.Gates, G.W.Johnson.J.M.Maxberry
List of Clerks from 1897 to 1908
Andrew Boatwright, J.D.Arndell, J.A.Mahusky, John F.Cox, R.e. Williams, B.M. Mefford, D.M.Robinson
B.M. Mefford, R.E.Williams and G.Q.Fleming