Whiteville Mennonite Church (Whiteville, Tennessee, USA)

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Whiteville Mennonite Church is located in Whiteville, Tennessee, USA. The church was established in 1977. Whiteville Mennonite Church was started by members from Pilgrim Christian Fellowship in Stuarts Draft, Virginia, Leon Salem Mennonite Church in Leon, Iowa, and Montezuma Amish Mennonite Church in Montezuma, Georgia. The church was initially a Beachy Amish Mennonite Fellowship congregation before joining the Maranatha Amish Mennonite Churches.

In 2018 the church had 79 members and was a member of the Maranatha Amish Mennonite Churches. The ministerial team included Bishop Kevin Earl Yoder, Minister Ray L. Kauffman, and Deacons Merlin Mast and Lloyd J. Helmuth.


"Amish Mennonite Churches in Tennessee." The Beachy Amish Mennonites. 2013. Web. 9 April 2018. http://www.beachyam.org/churches/tn.htm.

Anderson, Cory. The Amish-Mennonites of North America: a portrait of our people. Medina, New York: Ridgeway Publishing, 2012: 115.

Anderson, Cory Alexander. "The Diffusion of Beachy Amish Mennonite Congregations in the US South: A Regional Chronicle and Spatial Analysis." Unpublished paper, 2006: 40. Web. 9 April 2018. http://www.beachyam.org/librarybooks/Anderson(2006)_Diffusion.pdf.

Mennonite Church Directory (2014): 83; (2018): 92.

Yoder, Elmer S. The Beachy Amish Mennonite Fellowship Churches. Hartville, Ohio: Diakonia Ministries, 1987: 359.

Additional Information

Address: 7065 Fayette Corner Road, Whiteville, TN

Phone: 901-231-9500

Denominational Affiliation:

Maranatha Amish Mennonite Churches


Whiteville Mennonite Church

Author(s) Richard D Thiessen
Date Published April 2018

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Thiessen, Richard D. "Whiteville Mennonite Church (Whiteville, Tennessee, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. April 2018. Web. 4 Aug 2021. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Whiteville_Mennonite_Church_(Whiteville,_Tennessee,_USA)&oldid=160369.

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