18th District Square and Compass Club AFM

Masonic Rites

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Brothers, here are the details for WB James Blackwell funeral with his obituary below.

The visitation of family and friends is tonight between 6:00 and 8:00 at Locust Hill Baptist Church.The funeral will start at 2:00 on Saturday (Locust Hill Baptist Church). 5534 Locust Hill Rd. Travelers Rest. The church is near the intersection of Hwy 290 and Tigerville Rd.
W.M Weiner will open Tyger Lodge No.190 up at 12:30 if you want to meet there. They will then head over to the church after they open. Masonic rights will be at the church.

James Blackwell(1983 - 2016)
James W. Blackwell

Travelers Rest

James Wellington Blackwell, 32, died May 4, 2016 at Spartanburg Medical Center.

A native of Greenville County, son of Francis Judson "Jud" and Sheila Garrett Blackwell of Taylors, James was a 2002 graduate of Blue Ridge High School, where he was a member of the Blue Ridge Corp of Cadets and a member of the tennis team. He was an employee of D & W Fine Pack, past worshipful master of Tyger Masonic Lodge #190, and of the Baptist faith. James loved to hunt, fish, ride his motorcycle, line dance, and serve those in need.

Also surviving are a sister, Amanda Blackwell and her husband, Karl Lutsckewitz of Winston-Salem, North Carolina; uncles, Robert W. Blackwell, James B. Blackwell, Allen Garrett, Chet Garrett and Dale Garrett; and many cousins.

A memorial service with masonic rites will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Locust Hill Baptist Church. Visitation will be held Friday, May 6, 2016 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Locust Hill Baptist Church.

Honorary escorts will be the members of Tyger Masonic Lodge #190 and Brother's Keepers.

The family is at the home.

Online condolences may be made at

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