Most Eminent Past Grand Masters

2016 – 2017 James W. Ellerbee (DC)  
2014 – 2016 Benjamin F. May (KY)  
2012 – 2014 Rev. Dr. Arthur L. Parrott (IL)  
2010 – 2012 Homer L. Buchanan (OH)  
2008 – 2010 Russell A. Earl, Sr. (FL)  
2006 – 2008 Jefferson A. Lofton, Jr. (MI)  
2004 – 2006 Braxton W. Mitchell, Jr. (VA)  
2002 – 2004 Elma L. Kibler (DC)  
2000 – 2002 John C. Everett (PA)  
1998 – 2000 Robert Phillips, Jr. (CO)  Deceased
1996 – 1998 Henry Choya Small, Jr. (PA)  Deceased
1994 – 1996 Lawrence Wilkes (TN)  Deceased
1992 – 1994 David V. Moore (OH)  Deceased
1990 – 1992 Virgil H. Means (MI)  Deceased
1988 – 1990 Joseph “Ben” Jackson, Jr. (DE)  Deceased
1986 – 1988 Leonard Robertson (OH)  Deceased
1984 – 1986 Jerome Moses Huffman (MI)  Deceased
1982 – 1984 Anthony A. White (MA)  Deceased
1980 – 1982 Edward T. Diamond, Jr. (MO)  Deceased
1978 – 1980 Raymond G. Cheek (MA)  Deceased
1975 Prilly Z. Wright (OH)  Deceased
1970 – 1972 William L. Alston (DC)  Deceased
1962 – 1965 Luther Wanzer (NJ)  Deceased
1960 Prilly Z. Wright (OH)  Deceased
Unknown Warren C. Foley, Jr. (OH)  Deceased