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oni 30 - Georgia Church Desegregates MACON. Ga....
Georgia Church Desegregates MACON. Ga. i.\P^--The Vine- ville Bariiist church has quic-ily desegregated ils membership, ihe first Soulhei-n Hapiist church in the slate to take such aelion. The 2.000-member church voice! ·unanimously Sunday to accept Sam Jerry Oni. 22. a ministerial student from Takoracli. Ghana. Oni presented himself for membership membership w i i h a group of white dents from recently desegregated Merer 1 !' University, a Baptist school in this central Goorgin city. Oni. was converted lo Christianity in Ghana by a Mercer graduate. ·

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  1. The Lawton Constitution,
  2. 23 Sep 1963, Mon,
  3. Page 6

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