Since 1912

Past  

Potentates

Recruit, Reclaim, & Rededication through Brotherhood, Education, and Preparation

Alla Baba Temple No. 53 A.E.A.O.N.M.S.

Actual Past Imperial Potentates
1.    Rev. Carl. L. Wilson


Honorary Past Imperial Potentates
1.    John Long
2.    Handy W. Dearing, Jr.
3.    Kenneth E. Lewis
4.    Osborn Overbey, II
5.    George Smith, Sr.
6.    James K. Willis



Honorary Past Potentates
William B. Adams
Edward Arnold
H.S. Alexander
Wiley E. Bates
George C. Berry
Richard J. Booker, Sr.
J.P. Bowles
Robery Boyd
E.J. Bradley
Nathaniel R. Bradley
Joseph Brannon
Benjamin J. Carson
John Carr, Jr.
Alfonzo Carey
George Carter
Marshall Cobb
Robert Coles
Oliver Wendell Cousins
Bert Croner
Gus Davis
Timothy Davis
Carl L. Wilson
A.J. Worsham
Handy W. Dearing
Ernest Doughty
James L. Durroh
Charles Elder
Herman Fisher
Joseph L. Foster
James C. Harney
Ellis E. Harper
Lawrence B Harper
Ellis E. Harris, Jr.
Ozell Harris
Mark R. Hayes
Robert D. Higgins
Charles Hunt
Edward Jackson
Hartford Jennings
Gary L. McKinley
Royal S. McLean
Robert H. Meads
Hathaway Meadows
Christopher Mims
David L. Pendergrass
Charles G. Pendleton
Noble E. Shoto
Charles G. Smith
Arliss F. White
Edward I. Cobb
Clyde Smith
George Smith, Sr.
Vance D. Smith
William C. Terry
William Thomas
Thomas Trimble
Harold Truss
Ben Turner
Charles Walker
Robert L. Westerfield
Brodie Williams
Michael R. Wilson
Michael R. Woodson-Levy
Ron Smith
Darin D. Lurry, Sr.
Jack C. Gates
Charles E. Bradley
Kenneth Smith


Past Illustrious Potentates-Demitted

Larry W. Johnson 

Past Illustrious Potentates
1.    W. E. Moore (1912-1916)
2.    Robert Jones (1916-1920)
3.    H. C. Gilbert (1920-1922)
4.    C. I. Hughes (1922-1923)
5.    J.J. Lee (1923-1924)
6.    Ray Hughes (1924-1925)
7.    H.F.H. Dickenson (1925-1926)
8.    J.O. Webb (1926-1927)
9.    J. B. Taylor (1927-1928)
10.  J. W. Patton (1928-1929)
11.  C. P. Henry (1929-1930)
12.  S. M. Huffman (1930-1931)
13.  C.C. Caldwell (1931-1932)
14.  R. W. Steward (1932-1933)
15.  J. H. Wilson (1933-1924)
16.  O.D. Artis (1934-1935)
17.  H. Lewis (1935-1936)
18.  Delbert Jackson (1936-1937)
19.  Earl Gordon (1938-1939)
20.  Paul Randolph (1939-1941)
21.  Donald Wray (1941-1943)
22.  Pearl Sanders (1943-1944)
23.  A.G. Berry (1944-1947)
24.  John Long (1947-1949)
25.  W.C. Anderson (1949-1950)
26.  John Taylor (1951)
27.  Thomas Banks (1952)
28.  Rollin Kelley, Sr. (1953)
29.  William Brooks (1954-1956)
30.  Leonard McNeal (1957)
31.  Edgar Rose (1958)
32.  Aubrey Payne (1959)
33.  James Burton (1960-1961)
34.  James Webster (1961-1962)
35.  Waymond R. Mapp (1962-1963)
36.  James Mason (1963-1964)
37.  William G. Crawford (1964-1965)
38.  Leslie E. Beard (1965-1966)
39.  Kenneth Williams (1966-1967)
40.  Byron B. Brandon (1967-1968)
41.  Clarence Folsom (1968-1969)
42.  Donald E. Elder (1969-1971)
43.  Frank F. Wiggins (1971-1972)
44.  Forrest L. Flewellen (1972-1973)
45.  Maurice Elder (1973-1974)
46.  Carl C. Penn (1974-1975)
47.  Kenneth E. Lewis (1975-1976)
48.  Rollin F. Kelley, Jr. (1977)
49.  Curtis C. Carter (1978)
50.  Al Barton (1979)
51.  Ernest Scott (1980) 
52.  Harlin P. Goins (1981)
53.  Frederick E. Kelley, Sr. (1982)
54.  Carl Elder (1983)
55.  Emerson Milner (1984)
56.  Donald Anderson (1985)
57.  William H. Young, Jr. (1986)
58.  Osborn Overbey, II (1987)
59.  John A. James (1988)
60.  Robert H. Lester (1989)
61.  Carl W. Lee, Sr. (1990)
62.  Dillard K. Keels, Sr. (1991)
63.  Glenn R. Rollins (1992)
64.  Robert C. Chapman (1993)
65.  George Thornhill, Jr. (1994)
66.  Johnny O. Pitts, Sr. (1995)
67.  Robert J. Robinson, Sr. (1996)
68.  Chester C. Christie (1997)
69.  William Horton (1998)
70.  Larry G. Edwards, Sr. (1999)
71.  John A. Witbeck, II (2000)
72.  Mark C. Shaw (2001)
73.  Kennedy C. McCall (2002)
74.  Dean J. Jackson (2003 & 2004)
75.  Reginald M. Oliver (2005)
76.  Eric Simmons (2006)
77.  Rufus F. Gripper, Jr. (2007)
78.  Rico J. Singleton (2008)
79.  Charles E. Diggs (2009)
80.  Jamie Bly (2010)
81.  Bryan K. Reeder (2011)
82.  Gregory A. Dukes, Sr. (2012)
83.  Grady Hill (2013)
84.  Jeffery M. Turner (2014)
85.  Douglas S. Rookard (2015)
86.  Lorenzo Germany (2016)
87.  Eugene W. Greenfield (2017)
88.  Roderick Q. Blount, Jr. (2018)