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Tuesday, April 12, 2016

RW James M. "Jimmy" Willson, PGM of Texas, Passes Away

MW James McCrorry Willson, Jr., Past Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Texas F&AM, passed to the Celestial Lodge on April 9th, 2016. He was 94 years old.

He was Raised a Master Mason in Floydada Lodge No. 712, A.F. & A.M. on February 22, 1947.

During his life, he served as an officer in at least four national Masonic bodies, including as Grand Treasurer for the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar, and as Past Supreme Magus of the Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis between 1995 and 1998.

He is survived by five children.

Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at Moore-Rose Funeral Home in Floydada., TX.

Graveside service with Masonic Rites will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, April 14, 2016 at the Floyd County Memorial Park in Floydada. 

A Memorial Service will follow at 11:30 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Floydada with Ken Peterson officiating. Arrangements are under the personal care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home in Floydada.

You may leave a Rememberence at the Moore-Rose Funeral Home website HERE.

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