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Bolivar County, Mississippi Churches



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Adath Israel Temple
201 S. Bolivar Street in Cleveland. GPS: 33.742977, -90.724795


Antioch Missionary Baptist Church
On Shaw-Skene Road about 2 miles NW of Shaw. GPS: 33.621781, -90.797875


Antioch Church (historical)
Once on Bunge Road at Carr Road about 5 miles north of Gunnison. GPS: 34.001219, -90.935384


Azion Missionary Baptist Church
On Moody Road about 3 miles NE of Mound Bayou. GPS: 33.907935, -90.697432


Beautiful Star Church (historical)
Once on Old Mound Bayou Road about 4 miles NE of Mound Bayou. GPS: 33.900945, -90.675653


Bellamy Chapel (historical)
Once on W. Mound Bayou Road about 5 miles west of Mound Bayou. GPS: 33.879278, -90.816768


Bethel Church (historical)
Once on Howden Lake Road about 5 miles east of Duncan. GPS: 34.0423324, -90.6678768


Bethlehem Church
400 Malvina Road about 6 miles SE of Rosedale. GPS: 33.820388, -90.936772


Bethlehem Church (historical)
Once on Bell Road about 5 miles west of Duncan. GPS: 34.032609, -90.825659


Bethlehem Church
On Skelton Road near US Hwy 61 about 3 miles NE of Shaw. GPS: 33.565393, -90.795097


Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church
On Skelton Road about 4 miles NE of Shaw. GPS: 33.572893, -90.796486


Bold Pilgrim Church (historical)
The abandoned building is on Bolivar Road about a mile east of Bolivar. GPS: 33.655945, -91.069553


Bold Pilgrim Church (historical)
Once on Beulah Road on the north side of Beulah. GPS: 33.797888, -90.975940


Bolivar Church of Christ
501 South Court Street in Cleveland. GPS: 33.743880, -90.727927


Bradford Chapel (historical)
Once on Gentry Road at Moody Road about 4 miles NE of Mound Bayou. GPS: 33.923723, -90.694265


Bright Star Church (historical)
Once on Marberry Road about 3 miles NW of Merigold. GPS: 33.849834, -90.767321


Brown Temple (historical)
Once on Anderson Road about 5 miles east of Shelby. GPS: 33.959276, -90.848992


Burken Church (historical)
Once off Hwy 1 about 8 miles north of Round Lake. GPS: 34.090663, -90.855383


Calvery Church (historical)
Once on Sandy Ridge Road at Odell Road about 3 miles NE of Round Lake. GPS: 34.070386, -90.815659


Calvary Baptist Church
205 Bishop Road in Cleveland. GPS: 33.746677, -90.745253


Calvary Episcopal Church
409 S. Court Street in Cleveland. GPS: 33.743839, -90.727302


Chesterfield Church (historical)
Once on Howard Road about 10 miles SW of Cleveland. GPS: 33.675113, -90.841211


Cleveland First Seventh-Day Adventist Church
405 S. Chrisman Avenue in Cleveland. GPS: 33.741009, -90.718659


Damascus Missionary Baptist Church
On Hwy 446 about 7 miles SE of Cleveland. GPS: 33.704002, -90.828155


Davis Chapel (historical)
Once on Smith Road about 5 miles NE of Cleveland. GPS: 33.769002, -90.676207


East Star Church (historical)
Once on Cottonwood Road at Gibson Swamp Road about 7 miles NE of Rosedale. GPS: 33.892054, -90.951773


Ebenezer Church (historical)
Once on Blue Cain Road about 6 miles ENE of Shelby. GPS: 33.972333, -90.679543


El Bethel Church
On Evans Road about 6 miles SW of Cleveland. GPS: 33.689558, -90.769264


Eldridge Church (historical)
Once on Hwy 1 at Noland-Topper Road about 5 miles north of Round Lake. GPS: 34.112329, -90.840105


Eutaw Church (historical)
Once on Eutaw Road about 5 miles west of Bolivar. GPS: 33.653999, -91.138444


First Baptist Church
101 North Bolivar Ave in Cleveland. GPS: 33.744558, -90.725652


First Independent Methodist Church
First Independent Methodist Church is located at 225 N 1st Avenue in Cleveland. GPS: 33.747336, -90.728708


First Presbyterian Church
1100 Hwy 8 in Cleveland. GPS: 33.748447, -90.738710


First United Methodist Church
374 South Court Street in Cleveland. GPS: 33.744335, -90.726007


Flower Shepard Church (historical)
Once on Litton Road about 3 miles east of Benoit. GPS: 33.645391, -90.965382


Gospel Light Church (historical)
Once on Lake Annette Road about 5 miles SE of Scott. GPS: 33.558725, -91.020106


Gospel Temple Church
Hwy 446 about 10 miles SW of Cleveland. GPS: 33.704002, -90.871490


Greengrove Church
On Hwy 448 about 2 miles west of Shaw. GPS: 33.601735, -90.808432


Hooper Chapel (historical)
Once on Sandy Ridge Road about 5 miles NW of Duncan. GPS: 34.068997, -90.811492


Interstate Church
On Sandpit Road at Interstate Road about 5 miles NE of Shaw. GPS: 33.631504, -90.698705


Jacob Church (historical)
Once on Alean Road about 4 miles west of Duncan. GPS: 34.031776, -90.795936


Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church
On Hwy 161 at Old Hwy 61 about a mile south of Mound Bayou. GPS: 33.864834, -90.727320


Jerusalem Church (historical)
Once on Hwy 1 about 2 miles NE of Scott. GPS: 33.606779, -91.066497


Jerusalem Church (historical)
Once on Hillhouse Road about 6 miles NE of Round Lake. GPS: 34.119829, -90.790381


Johnson Kemper Church
Turner Lane in Round Lake. GPS: 34.0553856, -90.857049


Jordan Grove Church
On Thompson Way at Hwy 448 about 2 miles SE of Benoit. GPS: 33.631502, -90.989550


Joseph Chapel (historical)
Once on Zumbro Road about 4 miles NE of Cleveland. GPS: 33.783724, -90.687874


Kindling Altar Church (historical)
Is now Mount Gaza Missionary Baptist Church (see below).


King Solomon Church (historical)
Once on Hillhouse Road about 3 miles NW of Alligator. GPS: 34.1051082, -90.7601022


Lampton Chapel (historical)
Once at 142 Pemble Road in Merigold. GPS: 33.836501, -90.736765


Little Rock Church (historical)
Once on Triumph Road about a mile NW of Scott. GPS: 33.597612, -91.091220


Living Hope Church (historical)
Once on Walter Road at Frazier Road about 2 miles SE of Beulah. GPS: 33.776778, -90.954828


Longshot Church (historical)
Once on Litton Road about 6 miles east of Benoit. GPS: 33.645947, -90.910936


Macedonia Church (historical)
Once on Hwy 450 about 9 miles SE of Benoit. GPS: 33.5576144, -90.918713


Macedonia Church
On Hwy 1 at Walker Road about a mile north of Benoit. GPS: 33.660668, -90.998995


Macedonia Church (historical)
Abandoned building is on Oak Tree Road about 3 miles north of Pace. GPS: 33.832333, -90.850102


Macedonia Church (historical)
Once on Blue Cain Road about a mile NNW of Shelby. GPS: 33.967055, -90.774267


Macedonia Church (historical)
Once on Howden Lake Road about 2 miles NE of Duncan. GPS: 34.055665, -90.716211


Macedonia Church (historical)
Once on Hiter Road about 2 miles north of Pace. GPS: 33.820945, -90.850935


Magnolia Church (historical)
Once on James Bayou Road about 7 miles SE of Cleveland. GPS: 33.670392, -90.671761


Magnolia Church (historical)
Once on Boschert Road about 5 miles NE of Shelby. GPS: 33.984833, -90.710933


Mercy Seat Church
On Hwy 32 about 3 miles NE of Gunnison. GPS: 33.966583, -90.915885


Midway Church (historical)
Once on Hwy 444 about 4 miles south of Round Lake. GPS: 34.045941, -90.851493


Mission Bautista Mexicana (historical)
Once on Cleveland Crossing Road about 6 miles west of Cleveland. GPS: 33.747891, -90.823156


Morning Star Church (historical)
Once off Hwy 1 about 2 miles south of Beulah. GPS: 33.760944, -90.977884


Morning Star Church
Mt Zion Road at Old Gunnison Road about 2 miles SE of Gunnison. GPS: 33.930467, -90.920150


Morning Star Church
On Hwy 32 about 3 miles east of Shelby. GPS: 33.952055, -90.720932


Morrison Chapel Baptist Church
Morrison Chapel Road at Cedar Road about 4 miles NW of Cleveland. GPS: 33.762613, -90.778710


Mount Calvary Church (historical)
Once on Fox Road about 9 miles SE of Cleveland. GPS: 33.651226, -90.658982


Mount Evergreen Church (historical)
Once on Burroughs Road about 7 miles SE of Duncan. GPS: 34.002333, -90.661765


Mount Gaza Missionary Baptist Church
On Stringtown Road about 7 miles SE of Scott. GPS:33.533966, -90.989966


Mount Harmon Church (historical)
Once on Howden Lake Road about 3 miles east of Duncan. GPS: 34.045666, -90.694266


Mount Hope Church (historical)
Once on E. New Africa Road about 3 miles east of Alligator. GPS: 34.074832, -90.672877


Mount Moriah Church (historical)
Once on Hwy 1 at Shelby-Deeson Road about 3 miles SSW of Round Lake. GPS: 34.017608, -90.864549


Mount Moriah Church (historical)
Once about 4 miles east of Duncan. GPS: 34.040388, -90.683433


Mount Olive Church (historical)
Once on Pearson Road about 7 miles north of Benoit. GPS: 33.744001, -91.007051


Mount Olive Church (historical)
Once on O'Neal Road about 9 miles west of Cleveland. GPS: 33.747612, -90.874824


Mount Olive Church (historical)
Abandoned building is on Bullock Road at Biles Road about 8 miles west of Mound Bayou. GPS: 33.893722, -90.846491


Mount Olive Church (historical)
Once about 4 miles east of Round Lake. GPS: 34.053720, -90.791214


Mount Olive Church (historical)
Once on Sugar Hill Road about 3 miles south of Round Lake. GPS: 34.016210, -90.840659


Mount Olive Church (historical)
Once on Schmidt Road at Wilson Road about 3 miles NE of Alligator. GPS: 34.103998, -90.677601


Mount Pilgrim Church (historical)
Once on Yale Estates Road about 7 miles west of Cleveland. GPS: 33.733168, -90.833156


Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church
On Mound City Road about 2 miles south of Beulah. GPS: 33.763167, -90.967886


Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church
On Harry Black Road at Deloach Road about 4 miles east of Alligator. GPS: 34.075110, -90.659266


Mount Tanya Church (historical)
Once on Avondale Road about 3 miles SSW of Scott. GPS: 33.558169, -91.093442


Mount Zion Church (historical)
Once on Litton Road at Dummy Line Road about 11 miles SW of Cleveland. GPS: 33.646225, -90.853433


Mount Zion Church (historical)
Once on Gibson Swamp Road about 3 miles south of Gunnison. GPS: 33.907609, -90.943439


Mount Zion Church (historical)
Once on Murphree Road about 3 miles WNW of Shelby. GPS: 33.962611, -90.719821


New Ashley Church (historical)
Once on Hillhouse Road about 5 miles NW of Alligator. GPS: 34.118997, -90.790659


New Bethel Church (historical)
Once on Perthshire Road about 3 miles NW of Gunnison. GPS:33.971775, -90.910383


New Hope Church (historical)
Once on Jordan Road about 4 miles NE of Shaw. GPS: 33.620115, -90.720095


New Hope Church (historical)
Abandoned building on Lowry Road at White Star Road about 6 miles SE of Cleveland. GPS: 33.674837, -90.667594


New Hope Church (historical)
Once on McWimus Road about 6 miles NW of Cleveland. GPS: 33.806779, -90.790655


New Hope Church (historical)
Once on Bunge Road at Stafford Road about 7 miles NW of Shelby. GPS: 33.988442, -90.868437


New Hope Missionary Baptist Church
On Pemble Road at Pear Street in Symonds. GPS: 33.835137, -90.889877


New Hope Church (historical)
Once on Sixteenth Section Road at Kincade Road about 6 miles east of Shelby. GPS: 33.937889, -90.675376


New Hopewell Church (historical)
Once on Burroughs Road about 5 miles NNE of Shelby. GPS: 34.002610, -90.734544


New Macedonia Church (historical)
Once on Sugar Hill Road about 4 miles SE of Round Lake. GPS: 34.011498, -90.813714


New Morning Star Church (historical)
Once on Merigold-Drew Road at Odom Road about 2 miles east of Merigold. GPS: 33.832335, -90.690930


New Mount Zion Church (historical)
Once on Blue Cain Road about 3 miles NW of Shelby. GPS: 33.977888, -90.794824


New Prospect Church (historical)
Once on Highway 32 about 7 miles west of Shelby. GPS: 33.955387, -90.874826


New Saint James Church (historical)
Once on Shae-Skene Road about 5 miles west of Cleveland. GPS: 33.741224, -90.797321


New Salem Church (historical)
Once on Marberry Road at Henry-Hall Road about 5 miles west of Merigold. GPS: 33.850389, -90.797045


Niland Chapel (historical)
Once on Jenkins Street about 2 miles west of Alligator. GPS: 34.088998, -90.747324


Nugent Church (historical)
Once on Lake Vista Road about 3 miles south of Benoit. GPS: 33.624002, -91.017329


Old Macedonia Church (historical)
Once on Sugar Hill Road about 4 miles SW of Duncan. GPS: 34.011498, -90.794269


Old Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church
On Bullock Road about 7 miles SW of Shelby. GPS: 33.897888, -90.844269


Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church
At 215 Bishop Road in Cleveland. GPS: 33.745235, -90.744929


Pace Church
On Oswalt Road at McWimus Road about 2 miles NW of Pace. GPS: 33.805389, -90.832323


Palestine Church (historical)
Once on Deloach Road about 4 miles east of Alligator. GPS: 34.067600, -90.659266


Parks Chapel (historical)
Once on McWimus at N. Bayou Road about 3 miles south of Merigold. GPS: 33.806502, -90.735098


Peter's Rock Missionary Baptist Church
On Beulah Road about 3 miles west of Pace. GPS: 33.790945, -90.896492


Pilgrims Rest Church (historical)
Once on McWimus Road about 3 miles SW of Merigold. GPS: 33.806779, -90.757320


Pilgrims Rest Church (historical)
Once on Conn Road about 6 miles east of Scott. GPS: 33.592891, -90.997050


Pilgrims Rest Church
On Skelton Road at Hwy 448 about 5 miles west of Shaw. GPS: 33.601503, -90.846210


Pilgrims Rest Church (historical)
Once on Moody Road at Prentiss Mill Road about 2 miles east of Winstonville. GPS: 33.906500, -90.728154


Pitts Chapel (historical)
Once on Mound City Road about 5 miles east of Beulah. GPS: 33.778723, -90.919548


Pleasant Green Church
On Gibson Swamp Road about a mile NE of Rosedale. GPS: 33.863998, -91.017331


Pleasant Green Church
On W. Mound Bayou Road about 4 miles west of Mound Bayou. GPS: 33.879556, -90.782044


Pleasant Grove Church (historical)
Once on Stringtown Road at Bates Road about 6 miles east of Scott. GPS: 33.587891, -90.976216


Pleasant Grove Church (historical)
Once on US Hwy 61 about 3 miles NE of Shaw. GPS: 33.627615, -90.756207


Pleasant Grove Church (historical)
Once on McWimus Road about 3 miles NE of Pace. GPS: 33.806223, -90.823156


Pleasant Grove Outreach Ministries & Church
On 16th Section Road about 2 miles SE of Shelby. GPS: 33.937777, -90.741423


Pleasant Grove Church (historical)
The remnants of this building is on Mound City Road at Brad Road in Mound City. GPS: 33.779556, -90.915659


Poplar Grove Church
On Litton Road about 5 miles NW of Shaw. GPS: 33.645670, -90.818154


Poplar Grove Church (historical)
Once on Jones Bayou Road near US Hwy 61 about 2 miles south of Boyle. GPS: 33.675114, -90.721762


Providence Baptist Church
On Zumbro Road about 5 miles NE of Cleveland. GPS: 33.786502, -90.669818


Rice Chapel
On Hwy 1 about 2 miles NE of Benoit. GPS: 33.6676124, -90.989828


Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church
On Oak Tree Road about 4 miles NE of Symonds. GPS: 33.857333, -90.849547


Rising Sun Church
On Eutaw Road at Beaver Dam Road about 4 miles NW of Scott. GPS: 33.627612, -91.102888


Rock of Ages Church (historical)
Once on Big 4 Road about 7 miles east of Shaw. GPS: 33.595114, -90.885657


Rock of Ages Church (historical)
Once on Hwy 1 about 2 miles north of Beulah. GPS: 33.810110, -90.983996


Rose Hill Missionary Baptist Church
On Old Hwy 61 about 2 miles north of Renova. GPS: 33.795668, -90.723430


Saint Andrews Church (historical)
Once on Carter Road about 2 miles NE of Beulah. GPS: 33.802333, -90.960661


Saint Andrews Church (historical)
Once on Old Malvina Road at Dattle Road about 5 miles east of Rosedale. GPS: 33.848721, -90.954828


Saint James Missionary Baptist Church
802 Hwy 32 about 4 miles SW of Shelby. GPS: 33.930512, -90.822808


Saint John Church
On Gilbert Road at Litton Road about 4 miles north of Shaw. GPS: 33.645660, -90.780931


Saint John Church (historical)
Once on Magnolia Hill Road about 2 miles north of Duncan. GPS: 34.061776, -90.745379


Saint Johns Church (historical)
Once on Avondale Road about 3 miles SW of Scott. GPS: 33.567335, -91.105665


Saint Luke United Methodist Church
1227 Deering Street in Cleveland. GPS: 33.737613, -90.740930


Saint Mary's Church (historical)
Once about 3 miles southeast of Mound Bayou. GPS: 33.859557, -90.692597


Saint Matthew's Church (historical)
Once on Bolivar Road about 2 miles WNW of Benoit. GPS: 33.657057, -91.033163


Saint Paul's Church
Located on Quinn Road near Shaw-Skene Road about 5 miles NNW of Shaw. GPS: 33.660392, -90.796487


Saint Paul's Missionary Baptist Church (historical)
Now called Vernon Memorial Apostolic Faith Church.


Saint Paul's Church
On Terrene Road at Cottonwood Road about 3 miles NNE of Rosedale. GPS: 33.892053, -91.015108


Saint Paul's Church (historical)
Once on Caston Road about 4 miles SW of Duncan. GPS: 34.031498, -90.785370


Saint Peter's Rock Missionary Baptist Church (historical)
Once at 601 S. Chrisman Avenue in Cleveland. GPS: 33.740114, -90.718985


Saint Philip's Church (historical)
Once on Yale Street at Bishop Road in Cleveland. GPS: 33.733169, -90.744541


Saint Thomas Missionary Baptist Church
141 Melon Road in Lamont. GPS: 33.536974, -91.074895


Saint Thomas Church (historical)
Once on Avondale Road near Dead End Road about 4 miles south of Scott. GPS: 33.546502, -91.065941


Second Pleasant Valley Missionary Baptist Church
On W. Park Street at Pine Street in Duncan. GPS: 34.040016, -90.747956


Shady Grove Church (historical)
Once on Hwy 1 about 6 miles SW of Round Lake. GPS: 33.992330, -90.897050


Shiloh Church (historical)
Once on Bunge Road about 2 miles NW of Perthshire. GPS: 33.988719, -90.928995


Shiloh Church (historical)
Once on Old Mound Bayou about 3 miles NE of Mound Bayou. GPS: 33.898167, -90.692598


Shipman Chapel Methodist Church
1583 N Bayou Road about 3 miles north of Cleveland. GPS: 33.785274, -90.738452


Silver Mount Church
On Hwy 450 about 3 miles SE of Scott. GPS: 33.579279, -91.046496


Solomon Chapel AME Church
509 Ruby Street in Cleveland. GPS: 33.739734, -90.718511


Spring Hill Church (historical)
Once on Gentry Road at Kincade Road about 6 miles NE of Mound Bayou. GPS: 33.923167, -90.676209


Springfield Church (historical)
Once on Bolivar Road about 4 miles SW of Benoit. GPS: 33.624001, -91.068442


Stranger's Home Church (historical)
Once on Stokes Road about 4 miles west of Alligator. GPS: 34.090946, -90.777881


Stranger's Rest Church
On Hwy 448 about 3 miles SE of Benoit. GPS: 33.620692, -90.989207


Sunnyside Church (historical)
Once on Honey Bayou Road about 4 miles NW of Shelby. GPS: 33.981221, -90.817602


Sunrise Church (historical)
Once on Sandy Ridge Road at Yates Road about 3 miles NW of Duncan. GPS: 34.060942, -90.775658


Tree of Life Church
On Cottonwood Road at Waxhaw Road about 6 miles NE of Rosedale. GPS: 33.912331, -90.973441


Turners Chapel (historical)
Once on Grant Road at Ferretti Road about 4 miles west of Shelby. GPS: 33.950388, -90.833714


Union Grove Church (historical)
Once on Phalia Road about 5 miles SE of Gunnison. GPS: 33.907888, -90.880937


Union Grove Church (historical)
Once on Harris Road at Rev. Green Road about 5 miles east of Duncan. GPS: 34.038446, -90.677321


Union Hill Church
On Union Road about 2 miles WNW of Shelby. GPS:33.959528, -90.797229


Union Temple (historical)
Once on Booga Bottom Road about 3 miles SE of Duncan. GPS: 34.017055, -90.712501


Vernon Memorial Apostolic Faith Church
120 S. Andrews Avenue in Cleveland. GPS: 33.742336, -90.714818


Virgin Mary Church (historical)
Once on Booga Bottom Road at US Hwy 61. GPS: 34.017332, -90.751767


Wander Home Missionary Baptist Church
On E. Mound Bayou Road at Loran Road about 3 miles east of Mound Bayou. GPS: 33.879834, -90.683708


Watson Temple (historical)
Once on Chamber Road at Cedar Road about 3 miles SW of Shelby. GPS: 33.915944, -90.780656


Waxhaw Church
On Cottonwood Road at Hwy 1 about 3 miles SW of Gunnison. GPS: 33.914831, -90.974829


White Cloud Chapel (historical)
Once on Kitchins Road about 3 miles east of Merigold. GPS: 33.834002, -90.675096


White Plain Missionary Baptist Church
On US Hwy 61 about 3 miles south of Duncan. GPS: 34.004832, -90.753156


White Star Church (historical)
Once on White Star Road at Peavine Road about 6 miles SE of Cleveland. GPS: 33.703725, -90.667317


Williams Chapel (historical)
Once on Lamont Road about 4 miles south of Scott. GPS: 33.536503, -91.082886


Wilnot Chapel (historical)
Once off of Merigold-Drew Road about 4 miles east of Merigold. GPS: 33.829557, -90.673707


Yale Street Baptist Church
1215 N. Yale Street in Cleveland. GPS: 33.732614, -90.734263


Zion Field Church (historical)
Once on Stringtown Road about 6 miles SSE of Benoit. GPS: 33.577892, -90.980105