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Tipton honored for 60 years as Mason

Posted on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 11:28 am

Shown making the presentation on behalf of the Missouri Grand Lodge, were from left: Martin Lincoln Sr., District 11, District Deputy Grand Master, Claudie Tipton behind the altar, and Gary Rahmeyer, District 11, District Deputy Grand Lecturer.

Shown making the presentation on behalf of the Missouri Grand Lodge, were from left: Martin Lincoln Sr., District 11, District Deputy Grand Master, Claudie Tipton behind the altar, and Gary Rahmeyer, District 11, District Deputy Grand Lecturer.

On Tuesday evening, November 15 at the Vandalia Masonic Lodge No. 491, during the regular meeting, Mr. Claudie M. Tipton, of Farber, was given a certificate and pin in recognition of being a member in good standing for 60 years as a Missouri Master Mason.
Tipton began his Masonic journey in 1956 when he became a member and received all his degrees in the Laddonia Masonic Lodge No. 115.
All three degrees for Tipton took place from April 1956-September 1956.