Grantville’s Nash honored by Masons

The Bigham Lodge no. 53 in Moreland paid honor to Robert E. Nash in recognition of his 60 years of service to the Fraternal Order of Masonry in Georgia during its regular communication on Sept. 3.

Gene Alford, district deputy for Grand Masters of Masons in Georgia, was present to preside in the recognition ceremony.

Nash was born March 1, 1927, in Marion County. He received his Entered Apprentice Sept. 2, 1948, his Fellowcraft, Oct. 18, 1951, his Master Mason, Nov. 1, 1951 by Bigham Lodge no. 53.

He demitted to Grantville Lodge no. 705, formerly Luther G. Watkins, April 18, 1952. He served as Worship Master for the year of 1964. He received recognition of his 25 years of service Aug. 7, 1979, and received recognition of his 50 years March 18, 2002.

Nash was further honored by members of his lodge by being granted the privilege of an Emeritus Member. When Luther G. Watkins no. 705 surrendered its charter, Nash transferred back to Bigham Lodge no. 53 in good standing.

Nash and his wife June reside in Grantville.



More Close Up

New director for Coweta Community Foundation

Coweta Community Foundation has a new director at the helm in 2014. Director Mike McGraw talked about the foundation he now leads at a recen ... Read More


Focus on the Family

Marijuana’s effects too damaging to support legalization

Q: What's wrong with marijuana? Personally, I don't see any reason why it shouldn't be legalized. Jim: Your viewpoint is gaining support, as ... Read More


Stanley Tate on Birds

Tenants in my yard

One and one half acres, according to the Deed Books of Carroll County, are the extent of my real estate holdings on Foggy Bottom Drive. Like ... Read More


Eggs hunts abound Saturday, Sunday

Easter egg hunts will be held in numerous locations across Coweta County this weekend. Many families will hold egg hunts for children and gr ... Read More


Community history part of Taste of Senoia April 27

Along with good food, there will be a connection to community history at the fifth annual Taste of Senoia event scheduled April 27. The popu ... Read More

Weekender: See & Do

• Southern Ground Social Club in Senoia has sold out its April 18 event, Clay vs. Levi - Round 2, a musical matchup between Southern Gr ... Read More