Jachin
Boaz

Kempsville Lodge No. 196

4869 Princess Anne Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Kempsville Lodge No. 196 - 1972

1972

Right Worshipful George Joseph Wallace

  • Initiated: 10/16/1963, Passed: 3/24/1964, Raised: 5/5/1964
  • Treasurer: 1979 - 2005
  • Member, Great Bridge Royal Arch
  • Member, Princess Anne Royal Arch No. 1607
  • Member, Kempsville Chapter of the Order of the Easter Star
  • District Education Officer, 56th District: ? - 2006
  • District Deputy Grand Master, 56th District: 1984
  • Coroneted 33° Inspector General Honorary: 200?
  • Venerable Master, Norfolk Lodge of Perfection: 2006
  • Entered the Celestial Lodge: 2008

Bell and Hammer

Photo Courtesy of Right Worshipful Emmett "Buddy" Pate

Bell and Hammer used during the Master Mason's Degee. Bell presented by Worshipful Tommy Haste. Hammer presented by Right Worshipful Dwight Paul Jones.

Notable Visitors

Brother Tommy Boyce visits Kempsville Lodge in February of 1972. Brother Boyce would serve as Worshipful Master of Bayside Lodge No. 218 in 1973 and District Deputy Grand Master of the 56th Masonic District in 1980.
Worshipful Bill Gurley visits Kempsville Lodge in February of 1972. Worshipful Gurley would serve as District Deputy Grand Master of the 56th District in 1989 and would again serve as Worshipful Master of Virginia Beach Lodge No. 274 in 2012 during their 100th Anniversary Year.

Lodge Of Sorrow

  • Arnold Brown Blount - 12/18/1971
  • James Gilmer Ratliff - 05/09/1972