WELCOME TO AL-UZZA TEMPLE #169

Oasis of Somerville - Desert of Tennessee

Ancient Egyptian Arabic Order Nobles Mystic Shrine

Al-Uzza TEMPLE #169

Meeting Info:

 

First Saturday of each month

 at 5:00pm

 

Location:

7160 Highway 195

Somerville Tennessee 38068

 

RECRUIT

RECLAIM

RETAIN

Illustrious Potentate Ray Walton

LEADERS OF THE MYSTIC SHRINE

OASIS OF SOMERVILLE

DIVAN

NOBLES OF THE MYSTIC SHRINE
KEEPING IT REAL!

 

Nobles of the Mystic Shrine

 of Al-Uzza Temple #169

 

PP Rufus Albritton - 1993

HPP James W. Arradondo - 2005

PP Kenneth Bernard - 2015-2016

Noble Edward Bowers

Noble Eddie Gooden

Noble Paul Fuller

PP John Harris - 1999

Noble Wade Harris

Noble Jerry Henderson

Noble Delphus Hicks

Noble James Hicks

Noble Marlon Hill

Noble George Jestice

Noble Carlos Johnson

Noble Marvin Lake

PP Ellis Mitchell - 1983

PP Tony Pierce - 2013

PP Evelyn C. Robertson, Jr. - 1973

PP Jimmie Robertson - 2011

Noble Jimmie Rucker

Noble Daniel Taylor

Noble Jerry Turner

Noble Don Vasser

Noble Wayne Vasser

IP Ray Walton

PP Major Wilburn - 1991

 

 

Pledge of the Nobility

 

WE PLEDGE OURSELVES, as citizens, to conduct ourselves with due propriety, conforming to our established laws, in cooperation with our nation and its authorized officials.

 

WE PLEDGE OURSELVES, to maintain exacting high standards in our respective community life, that “DEMOCRACY” may become a living reality.

 

WE PLEDGE OURSELVES, to the promotion, along with other thoughtful citizens, of modern and practical legislation enacted by any government agency, that will redound to the benefit of our “AMERICAN” way of life.

 

WE PLEDGE OURSELVES, to support duly constituted authority for the elimination of anti-social conditions, wherever found to exist, that we and all other people may enjoy a rich, round and full life.

 

WE PLEDGE OURSELVES, to morally support and encourage every social agency, that has for its purpose the maintenance of the highest ideals of the people of the nation.

 

WE PLEDGE OURSELVES, to cooperate fully in disseminating “TRUTH”, among the people of the earth, to the end that “DEMOCRACY” shall prevail forever, and the peace of every nation be preserved.

 

AL-UZZA TEMPLE NO. 169 CALENDAR

 

 

2018

 

January

6th - Temple Meeting - 5pm

13th - Martin Luther King Parade, Bolivar TN 2pm

 

February

3rd - Temple Meeting - 5pm

 

March

3rd - Temple Meeting - 5pm

Temple Picture - 4:30pm

 

April

7th - Temple Meeting - 5pm

April 26-29th - Tennessee Desert Conference, Chattanooga TN

 

May

5th - Temple Meeting - 5pm

 

June

1st - Spring Dance - 7:30pm

2nd - Temple Meeting - 5pm

3rd - Jubilee Day Service. Place: TBA - 3pm

 

July

7th - Temple Meeting - 5pm

 

August

4th - Temple Meeting - 5pm

20th-26th - Imperial Session - New Orleans LA

 

September

1st - Temple Meeting - 5pm

 

October

6th - Temple Meeting - 5pm

 

November

2nd - Fall Dance 7:30pm

3rd - Temple Meeting - 5pm. *Non-Perishable Food Drive*

 

December

1st - Divan Meeting - 4pm

Temple Meeting - 5pm

HISTORY OF AL-UZZA TEMPLE NO. 169

 

 

 

 

Al-Uzza Temple No. 169 was chartered on August 23, 1946, corresponding to the 25th day of Ramadan A.D. 1365.

 

Noble W. B. Hunt was the Illustrious Potentate. Noble M. Mayfield was the Chief Rabban and Noble J. M. Hunt was the Assistant Rabban.

 

Noble Raymond W. Jackson(61) was the Imperial Potentate.

 

The original name is Al-Uzza and over a period of time it was incorrectly called and spelled Aluzza.

 

The longest serving Deputy of the Oasis is PP Evelyn Robertson, Jr. with over 39 years of service!

 

 

Past Potentates

 

Past Potentates of Al-Uzza Temple No. 169

 

1946 – 1949 W. B. Hunt*

1950 – 1958 Harry T. Coleman*

1958 – 1959 Major A. Jarrett*

1959 – 1963 Frank Tucker*

1964 – 1969 William Vasser*

1970 – 1973 Evelyn Robertson**^

1974 – 1975 David Woods*

1976 – 1977 Willie E. Person*

1978 – 1979 Samuel Buford*

1980 – 1981 Arthur Harris*

1982 – 1984 Ellis Mitchell

1985 – 1986 Johnnie Lake*

1987 – 1988 Arthur Herrod*

1989 – 1990 Frank Gibson*

1991 – 1992 Major Wilburn

1993 – 1998 Rufus Albritton

1999 – 2000 John Harris

2001 – 2002 Edward Norflet

2003 – 2004 Richardo Bullock*

2004 – 2009 Rufus Albritton

2010 – 2012 Jim Robertson

2013 – 2014 Tony Pierce

2015 – 2016 Kenneth Bernard

 

(* = Deceased)

(**=Life Member of Imperial Council)

(^=Deputy of the Oasis Emeritus)

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Al-Uzza Temple #169

7160 Hwy 195

somerville tn

38068

 

 

Noble Ray Walton

Illustrious Potentate

 

PP Tony Pierce

Deputy of Oasis of Somerville

 

PP Clifton Drake

Deputy of Desert of Tennessee

 

 

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North and South America

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Meeting Info:

 

First Saturday of each month at 5:00pm

 

Location:

7160 Highway 195

Somerville Tennessee 38068

 

 

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