01/03/2014 12:29 AM -0500
Master Masons Degree
On April 19th 2008 a Master Masons Degree was conferred on
four candidates at Dunnís Rock Lodge #267. Here the Brethren are seen
gathering before the first section.
Some of the Brethren on hand for the festivities were, from left to
right: Transylvania County Sheriff Brother David Mahoney (one of the
candidates), WB Tim Waldrop, US Congressman Brother Heath Shuler, WB Randy Flack
and Rutherford County Sheriff WB Jack Conner.
More of the Brethren on hand were Brother Larry Mahoney, Brother
Sherrill Hubbard and Brother Bud Whitmire.
The ďThree AmigosĒ were cooking up something else and I donít
think it was breakfast.
From left to right are; front row, Brother Thad Sanders, Brother David
Mahoney, Brother Aaron C. Whitmire (Conferring Master) Brother Aaron G. Whitmire
and Brother Jeremy Queen; back row, Brother Larry Mahoney and WB Dana Hawkins
(acting Senior Deacon).
second section was conferred by a degree team in full costume. There were
Brethren from Dunnís Rock, Kedron and Saluda Lodges involved in making this a
newly raised Master Masons (front row) are seen here with WB Kieth Mann (Master
2008 conferred the second section) and
WB Dana Hawkins (acting Senior Deacon)
Yes, Brother Aaron did confer the degree in an Official Masonic Kilt. As
you can see there were costumes aplenty at this Degree. Brother Aaron also
presented the Master Masonís Lecture in an outstanding fashion.