East Fork Lodge honors Brother Jeffrey Neill “Jeff” Forrester
Jeffrey Neill “Jeff” Forrester was born on October 12, 1965 and is the son of Gerald and Harriette Forrester.
On November 4, 1995 Jeffrey took as his bride the most wonderful woman in the world, Julie Forrester. Jeffrey and Julie have three daughters and some grandchildren:
Celeste Franklin who is married to Jeremy Franklin and they have three children, Cole Braker, Eden Braker, Ransom Franklin.
Kaitlyn Forrester is a Junior at Tarleton State University in Stephenville Texas.
Abigail Forrester is a Senior at Wylie High School and after graduation in May 2019 she plans to attend Texas Tech University starting in the Fall of 2019.
Jeffrey’s Masonic Record
Jeffrey Forrester petitioned Plano Lodge No. 768 and was Initiated as an Entered Apprentice on September 24, 1998, Passed to Fellow Craft on November 14, 1998 and just five days later on November 19, 1998 was Raised as Master Mason.
In 1998 Jeffrey joined Hella Shrine and in 2001 he became a member of Scottish Rite where he is a 32nd Degree.
Jeffrey joined East Fork Lodge on October 3, 2006 where he became very active and remains very active today. After joining EFL, Jeffrey started through the leadership line and became Worshipful Master of East Fork Lodge in July 2010 and served until June 2011.
Jeffrey served as a District Deputy Grand Master under the leadership of Right Worshipful Past Grand Master Walter W. Rogers, who Jeffrey has and will always refer to as the “Best Grand Master of the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Texas”.
Jeffrey was also instrumental is help redo the EFL kitchen where our stewards have been able to put out some very good meals.
Jeffrey’s Civic Record
Jeffrey is also very active in the city of Wylie where he is a Wylie City Council member for Place 3.
Jeffrey is also a member of New Hope Church in Wylie, Texas.
Please come to get to know Jeffrey and his family, and join East Fork Lodge No. 650 on October 16, 2018 as we honor
Jeffrey Neill “Jeff” Forrester
for his time spent in the quarries for our beloved Fraternity.
Dinner will be severed in the Lodge Room at 6:00 PM
Golden Trowel ceremony will start at 7:00 PM