Harvey Evans of Smithfield received his 50 Year Veterans Award during a special presentation Thursday night at Fellowship Lodge # 84.
Evans is the Past Master (PM) of the Lodge. He has been one of the most loyal members during his career as a Mason. His attendance is 99 percent.
Evans has served as Master of Lodge # 84 and Secretary for three times for a total of 25 years.
He also served as District Deputy Grand Master (DDGM) for the 16th Masonic District.
During the award presentation, Harvey received a standing ovation for his many years of service to Masonry and to Lodge # 84 by the Brothers in attendance.
The award was presented to Harvey by Ted Sherrod DDGM of the 16th Masonic District. Standing with Harvey is Craig Lee Master and Grover Dees PM Secretary. Contributed photo