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2. Bethany UMC (Weyers Cave)

Bethany

UMC is located at

3700 Lee Highway,

Weyers Cave, VA

24486-2122; O:

(540) 234-8880.

The 2015-16

appointed pastor is

Bradley Adam

“Brad” McMullen

(wife, Donna I.), an

ordained elder serving his 7th year at Bethany UMC: 5903 Hounds Chase Lane,

Harrisonburg, VA 22801-6600 H: (540) 432-0810; BradMcMullen@vaumc.org.

Directions: Take Rt. 11 south 8 miles and church is on the right in Burketown.

Historical Note. In 1955 Naked Creek Methodist Church was renamed Bethany
Methodist Church [Wrenn 2014].

Cemetery. Bethany Church Cemetery has three legible gravestones as follows (Find-A-Grave):

 Hunter, Mary Jo Atwell(b. May 3, 1903; d. Apr. 30, 2003)
 Layman, William (b. Apr., 1823; d. Jan. 29, 1853)
 Towberman, Henry (b. Jun. 27, 1833; d. Nov. 16, 1857).

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