The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

December 17, 2012

Man receives 50-year award


Monday, December 17, 2012 — On Nov. 26, grandmaster of the Grand Lodge of North Carolina and the past master of Masonic Lodge 703 in Albemarle in 1983, Robert E. Gresham, presented a 50-year award to Harold W. Furr of Masonic Lodge 703 in Albemarle.

Gresham invited Harold’s wife, Lucille S. Furr, to assist in the presentation of his 50-year pin. He was honored to have William Harward, past potentate and new treasurer of the Oasis Shrine Temple in Charlotte, to be present at this ceremony.

Furr said this is one of the proudest moments of his life to be associated with such an organization.