Heathman, Mississippi

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Heathman, Mississippi
Unincorporated community
Heathman, Mississippi is located in Mississippi
Heathman, Mississippi
Heathman, Mississippi
Coordinates: 33°26′24″N 90°43′13″W / 33.44000°N 90.72028°W / 33.44000; -90.72028Coordinates: 33°26′24″N 90°43′13″W / 33.44000°N 90.72028°W / 33.44000; -90.72028
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Sunflower
Elevation 125 ft (38 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 38751
Area code(s) 662
GNIS feature ID 671056[1]

Heathman is an unincorporated community located in Sunflower County, Mississippi. Heathman is located just off U.S. Route 82 on Heathman Road and approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) west of Indianola and 2 miles (3.2 km) east of Holly Ridge.

The Heathman Plantation is located here.

Heathman is the birthplace of George Washington Lee (1894-1976). Known as "Lieutenant Lee of Beale Street", Lee moved to Memphis, Tennessee where he became a successful author and civic leader.