Gulfport, Mississippi: Stump Head of Sad Jesus

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Address:
Silver Ridge Ave., Gulfport, MS
Directions:
From US Hwy 90/Beach Blvd turn north at the stoplight onto Cowan Rd. Drive north, cross the train tracks, then make next left (no stoplight) onto 5th St. Drive west, then at the stop sigh turn right onto Silver Ridge Ave. Drive past the first two houses on the right, and you'll see an open area with a flagpole. The Stump Head is just past that flagpole, set back from the street.
Hours:
Lit at night.
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Sad Jesus.

Stump Head of Sad Jesus
The stump of an oak tree felled during Hurricane Katrina is carved into a six-foot-high head of Jesus with a crown of thorns, wide eyes, and a big teardrop. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [11/30/2015]

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Stump Head of Sad Jesus.

Stump Head of Sad Jesus

See it before i'ts gone! Mississippi summers and winters have begun to do a number on this unique chainsaw sculpture. I give it five, maybe eight, years before it rots away.

[Brad Watson, 02/06/2019]

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