John Taylor shared this photo of the Barnes Church, which he said was originally built as a slave church and later used as a church in the mid-1960s. It was located about 2 miles from Stantonsburg. The Wilson Times is publishing historical photos of Wilson County life and landmarks in this space each day. To share your snapshots, email the picture and caption to Lori Parrish at email@example.com with the subject line “Remember When” or bring it to the Times office at 2001 Downing St. SW during regular business hours.
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