Bethel #56 – DeSoto, MO

Meets on the 2nd and 4th Sunday at 2nd and 4th Sunday

DeSoto Masonic Temple
221 Boyd Ave.
DeSoto, MO 63020

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Bethel Guardian
Jennifer Arnett, PHQ, MM
417 E SAINT LOUIS ST
DeSoto, MO 63020‐2441
Home 636‐209‐1092
jenefo72@aol.com

Associate Bethel Guardian
Dean Kohler
417 E SAINT LOUIS ST
DeSoto, MO 63020‐2441
Home 636‐232‐6621
deanskohler@yahoo.com

Bethel #56 of Hillsboro was chartered in 1963. The charter Honored Queen was Margaret McGuire Goff.

Bethel Guardians of Bethel #56 have included: Ruth Crews, Marjory Hurd, Violet Bowman, Sherry Aiken, Joan Pochon, Rosalie Kirk, PHQ, 1976-1982, Wanda L. Toulouse, and Joan Pochon.

Associate Bethel Guardians of Bethel #56 have included: Robert Crews, Harold Hurd, Frank Phillips, Alonzo J. R. Hudson, William E. McConnell, and James E. Bowles.

The Bethel was closed in the early 90’s but was re-opened in January of 2011 in Hillsboro.  The Bethel recently moved to Desoto to help bring new life to the Bethel.

Mom Dorene Sutton, BG #50, supplied this additional information from an Installation program dated June 7, 1981:

Lora Gail Dunshee – Honored Queen Elect Rosalie Kirk, Bethel Guardian Alonzo Hudson, Associate Bethel Guardian

Past Honored Queens of Bethel #56: 1963 – Margaret McGuire Goff 1963 – Ptricia Phillips Julian 1963 – Donna Sparks Larimore 1964 – Bette Beelman Marler 1964 – Linda Wagner Vaughn 1965 – Susan Bowman Jordan 1965 – Arlene Sparks Drew 1966 – Linda Wideman Thomas 1966 – Linda Bowman Medlock 1967 – Sandra Freshwater Cassanova 1967 – Crystal Huskey Freeman 1968 – Regina Wideman Mayfield 1968 – Bonnie Pochon Haverstick 1969 – Barbara McIntyre Korando 1969 – Debra Williams Enloe 1970 – Candace Hll Johansen 1970 – Lorreta Arnold 1971 – Terry Coy 1971 – Carol Ensmann Christ 1972 – Diane Hawkins Schnable 1972 – Terry Berry Kidd 1973 – Linda Sanderson 1973 – Carol Davis 1974 – Debra Hawkins Dickemann 1974 – Laura Fischer May 1975 – Joyce Massey Welchel 1975 – Brenda Sanderson 1976 – Cheryl Kidd Patterson 1976 – Tanya Pochon Byerly 1977 – Linda Kirk Haggard 1977 – Teresa Pochon 1978 – Rhonda Craft 1978 – Colleen Aiken 1979 – Brenda Massey 1979 – Kimberly Carnahan 1980 – Anne Toulouse 1980 – Susan McKee

Grand Bethel Officers & Representatives
2015-2016 Dani Jones, Grand Bethel 4th Messenger
2016-2017 Dani Jones, Grand Bethel Recorder
2016-2017 Reece Elliot, Grand Bethel Rep to Wisconsin

Grand Guardians & Associate Grand Guardians
1988-1989 Wanda Toulouse

SLALOC Presidents
1966-1967 Linda Medlock

Scottish Rite Knighthood Youth Ball Queen
Unknown Date Dani Jones