Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Twelve Corner Church

Marker ID: THC 2D 15
Location: TN 135, Jackson County, .6 mile north of Putnam County line
County: Jackson
Waymark: None


On a hillock 300 yards from here stood this church, officially named Spring Creek Baptist Church. Organized July 7, 1802, with Samuel Meger and Jacob Cooms as first presbyters and Thomas McBride as moderator. Was the parent church for others established hereabouts. The church site has been moved. The old cemetery remains.