First Estill Baptist Church was organized in September 1890. The Church was known as an offspring of Goodwill Baptist Church.
Deacon Alfred Smith, Deacon Samuel Brown, Brother W.A. Washington,Brother W.M. Smith, Brother James Allen Smith, Sister Margaret Washington,
Sister Lucinda Washington, Brother J.T. Smith, Sister Addie Smith
These members chose as their pastor, Reverend Ben Hill
*Excerpts from History of First Estill Baptist Church, revised September 25, 2010