Charles Raymond Elliott was born on January 23, 1935. At the young age of 21, he petitioned his home town Mantua Lodge #209 in Van Alstyne, Texas. Employment carried him to Richmond, Virginia where he affiliated as a Plural Member with Joppa #40. Then, after coming back to Texas, he established his home in Irving and affiliated with our Irving Lodge #1218 on August 12, 1997 as a Plural Member. Brother Elliott was approved by the Grand Lodge of Texas to receive the distinguished 50 Year Masonic Service Award on August 21, 2006. On August 28, 2011 Brother Charles Raymond Elliott took God’s hand in his and joined The Celestial Lodge Above.

“Surely the righteous shall give thanks unto Thy name: the upright shall dwell in Thy presence.”
(Psalms 143:12)

We dedicated this bulletin to the memory of Charles R. Elliott. May his family and loved ones be comforted by God’s compassion and love. And his memory will always touch our hearts as we refer to our Lodge of Sorrow.