Valley of Joplin Scottish Rite welcomes new Master Masons


On March 18th and 19th, the Valley of Joplin welcomed eighteen 32° Master Masons into our ranks during our 301st Spring Reunion which was in memory of Illustrious Brothers Larry Albright 33° and Larry R. Houge 33°.

The new members of the Fraternity are:  Johnathan J. Waters from Ash Grove, Michael J. Roy from Ava, David L. Hieber from Carthage, Eli J. Lawson from Joplin, Daniel W. Rush from Lampe, Joseph C. Williford from Mulberry, Derick A. Devins from Sarcoxie,  Winfred W. Stevens, Gordon I. Hayes, William N. Mabary, Kelly G. Cox, Frank R. Stevens, Marty D. Hurst, Hoseph D. Bartlett, Steve M. Kiefer, Anthony E. Tindall, Timothy A. Brenner, Victor M. Shafer who are all from Springfield.

Master Masons in the area who desire to further their Masonic education are encouraged to submit their petition to the Scottish Rite at 505 S. Byers Ave, Joplin MO 64801.  Our 302nd reunion will be August 13th in Buckhorn MO and the 303rd reunion October 21st and 22nd in Joplin MO.  The Initiation fee per candidate is $200.00.

For more information contact the Valley of Joplin Scottish Rite at 417-623-3219 between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm Monday thru Thursday or the web at: