Even in small town Texas, being a Mason and part of the power structure gives distinction even in death. A Masonic cemetery right next to an ordinary cemetery reveals a much different status for those included in the secret rite and those who are just part of the general unwashed masses.
All the more preference is shown in life, as its members frequently include judges, mayors, congressmen, bankers, industrialists and other individuals with positions of power. Lower level Masons remain in the dark about the organization’s compartmentalized participation in the larger agenda to manipulate society and steer its development for the benefit of a few.
Here’s a few of the symbols and interesting features in the cemetery: