Petersburg No. 926 Rededicated as Elvin E. Helms No. 926

On September 8, 2007, Petersburg Lodge No. 926, F. & A. M. was re-named and re-chartered as Elvin E. Helms Lodge No. 926, F. & A. M. Photos are courtesy of Brother Nelson Charette.

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Worshipful Master Ron Schroeder welcomes the assembled guests to the re-naming and re-chartering of Elvin E. Helms Lodge No. 926, F. & A. M.

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Children of Elvin E. Helms, Sr., left to right, Ms. Patricia Hogan, Bro. Elvin E. Helms, Jr., Ms. Marilyn Peters and Ms. Nell Jo Tanner.

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Worshipful Master Ron Schroeder accepts the Lodge’s new charter from Most Worshipful Grand Master Greg Powell.

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Worshipful Master Ron Schroeder unfurls the Lodge’s new banner and Bro. Elvin E. Helms, Jr. looks on.

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Worshipful Deputy Grand Master Keith Dreier, Most Worshipful Grand Master Greg Powell and Right Worshipful Grand Chaplain Mel Kinser conduct the proceedings.

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Bro. Al Collier at his station as Treasurer of the Lodge.

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Bro. Ed Tanner observes the proceedings.

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Worshipful Grand Senior Deacon Garry Kelly.

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Bro. Kirby Smith visits with guests of the Lodge.

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Bro. Rick Campbell and Bro. George Bowman enjoy some of the good food provided by the Lodge.