Precious Jewels Chapter meets on the 3rd Saturday of the month from 10 am -1 pm. Precious Jewels breaks during the months of July and August for the summer however we continue to be active in the community during these months.

Precious Jewels Chapter #794

Chapter Members

ORDER OF THE EASTERN STAR

ABOUT US

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Vernae Washington
Worthy Matron
Initiated: November 2013

Worthy Matron Vernae Washington hailing from New York City via South Carolina currently lives in Conyers, GA.  She is an IT Project Manager with Infosys McCamish with over 20+ years of IT experience.  Vernae holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Electa, an unselfish woman like herself who's passion for life is family, charity, caring for others and serving God.​





Jason Woods 
Worthy Patron

Initiated: November 2007 (OES) and December 6, 1996 (Masonic)

Worthy Patron Jason Woods hailing from Detroit, Michigan currently lives in Marietta, Georgia. He is a Mortgage Banker with Money Source, Inc. and plans to pursue a career as a Real Estate Investor. Jason serves as a mentor to 5 young men and spends his spare time watching sports. He has 3 children, and plans on returning to coaching little league baseball in the Summer Hill area. Brother Woods holds true to the light due to being inspired by his commitment to himself and his community. He believes that there is nothing more important in life than integrity and the power of fellowship​

Cassondra Jackson
Associate Matron 

Initiated: November 2013


Sister Cassondra Jackson hailing from El Paso, TX currently lives in Lithonia, GA. She is an Clinical Case Manager with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology, a Master's degree in Community Counseling, and is currently pursuing a PhD in Mind-Body Medicine, specializing in Integrative Mental Health. Cassondra is co-founder of Blue Lotus Wellness Center, providing integrative services for complete mind, body, and spirit wellness. Cassondra holds true to the light and is inspired by Heroine Adah, a woman who displayed constant faith, unfaltered fidelity, and self-sacrifice, which Sister Jackson strives to live by.


Adrian Smith
Associate Patron
Initiated: November 2007 (OES)


Brother Adrian Smith hailing from Abbeville, Alabama currently lives in Covington, Georgia. He is a Sales Representative with a Bachelors Degree in Operations Management from Auburn University. Adrian plans to pursue certifications in IT, and become a Business Consultant. He is married and has three lovely children, Brandon, Jordan, and Jada. Brother Smith holds true to the light due to being inspired by helping his fellow man and striving to be the best man he can be.​


Keisha Thompson
Secretary, Past Worthy Matron

Initiated February 2002

Sister Keisha Thompson hailing from Decatur, Georgia currently lives in Lithonia, Georgia. She is a Grant Management Specialist with a Master's Degree in Public Administration specializing in Accounting.  She is also a member of the American Business Women’s Association and a member of Tau Beta Sigma Sorority. Sis. Thompson is married with three kids. Sister Thompson holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Esther, whose action made her the strength and power of her people and serves as a perfect example of self-sacrifice.



Pheon Brown
Treasurer, Past Worthy Matron
Initated February 1995

Sister Pheon P. Brown hailing from Savannah, Georgia currently lives in Covington, Georgia. She is a Bus Manager with Gwinnett County Public School System and holds a PC Specialist Certification in computers. Pheon is the owner of Lajaav Designs, Inc. and plans to pursue a degree in fashion design with an emphasis on clothing for plus-size women. Pheon spends her free time making baby blankets and tissue boxes for charities and is involved with Relay for Life. Sister Brown holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Ruth, a woman who displayed loyalty, friendship, self-sacrifice, and faithfulness, which Sister Brown strives to live by everyday of her life.  


Danette Penn-Marsh
Conductress
Initiated: November 2014

Sister Danette Penn-Marsh hailing from St. Croix, Virgin Islands currently lives in Loganville, GA. She is a Customer Service Supervisor at the United States Post Office. Danette plans to pursue a Bachelor degree in Business Administration and Management. She is also a member of the National Association of Postal Supervisors. Sis. Penn-Marsh is married and has three sons. Danette holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Electa who symbolizes charity and hospitality. I consider myself much like Electa because I have always had motherly love and an open door policy to my home, for anyone in need of food, clothing or shelter.


Felicia N. Henderson-Hill 
Member
Initiation: November 2013

Sister Felicia N. Henderson-Hill hailing from Atlanta, Georgia currently lives in Union City, GA.  She is a Project Support Analyst with UPS.  Felicia holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and holds a Master degree in Project Management.   She enjoys spending time with her family and volunteers with her kid’s soccer team.  Sister Henderson-Hill holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Esther a women who displayed courage, wisdom and a complete trust in God.


Sylathia A. Bynes 
Member
Initiation: November 2013
  
Sister Sylathia A. Bynes hailing from Savannah, Georgia currently living in Decatur, Georgia. She is a Certified Nursing Assistant with Atlanta's Best Home Nursing Care and a Mobile Notary Public - Georgia. Sylathia holds a Diploma in Paralegal Studies from Ashworth College.  She enjoy giving her assistance to the elderly and disabled.  Sister Bynes holds true to the light of Heroine Ruth, a woman who displayed her loyalty, faithfulness, friendship, and love for her family.  




Leslie Crawford
Member
Initiated November 2014

Sister Leslie Crawford hailing from South Carolina currently lives in Riverdale, GA. She is a youth counselor with a B.S. in Psychology. Leslie is currently pursuing a MAT in Early Childhood.  She plans on becoming a school principal. Leslie holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Esther, a woman that demonstrated tremendous courage and loyalty to her family and friends. Leslie embodies those qualities as well as a passion for helping others reach their full potential in every aspect of their lives.


Nakia Donahue 
Member
Initiation November 2013

Sister Nakia Donahue hailing from New Orleans currently lives in College Park, GA. She is a Cook with Clayton Schools plans to pursue Degree In EMS. Nakia Donahue holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Martha, she trusted in God despite what the situation seemed like and even though it seemed impossible she still trusted Jesus, Life is going to bring test but Martha showed he is in the mist of it all, he has the last say so.





Tawaiian Rhodes

Chaplin 
Initiated: November 2014

Sister Tawaiian Rhodes hailing from Lakewood, New Jersey currently resides in Austell, Georgia. She has an Associates Degree in Applied Science in Medical Assisting Technology and has plans to continue to pursue a career in the medical field. She is also the founder of I Am Worth It! a self empowerment organization for young ladies. Tawaiian is married, and together, she and her husband are raising five beautiful children. Tawaiian holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Adah, due to her love and devotion to her father, and her willingness to keep her faith and vow under tremendous pressure. Tawaiian desires to always be true and loyal to her faith and those around her no matter what obstacles present themselves. 



Pamela Bell

Member

Initiated: March 2004


Sister Pamela Bell hailing from Atlanta, GA Currently resides in McDonough, Georgia. Pamela is married raising three beautiful girls. Pamela  Pamela is a Insurance Broker with Infosys McCamish, LLC.  holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Esther, a woman that demonstrated tremendous courage and loyalty to her family and friends. Leslie embodies those qualities as well as a passion for helping others reach their full potential in every aspect of their lives.





Sabrina Phipps
Member
Initiated: October 2012

Sister Sabrina Phipps hailing from West Palm Beach, Florida currently lives in Lithonia, GA.   She is a Stay at Home Mom, and a Graduate from Florida A & M University with a degree in Liberal Arts.  After many years of working in the accounting field, Sabrina decided to leave the corporate arena to pursue her passion for baking cakes.   She is married and has 7 wonderful children.  Sabrina holds true to the light and is inspired by Heroine Electa (The Elect Lady) who was a devoted wife and mother and spent much time caring for the poor. Benevolence was the great passion of her life -- she sought out those who were lost and ministered to them. She professed her faith to the whole world, even though she knew she would be persecuted and put to death for doing so.


Kari Tyler- Tucker

Member

Initiated: November 2015


Sister Kari Tyler- Tucker hailing from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania currently lives in Marietta, GA. She is currently employed with the Department of Juvenile Justice. She is currently working on obtaining her Master’s Degree in Psychology. Sister Tucker plans to establish a business that will offer social services to youth and start a nonprofit organization that is assist teenage mothers. She holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Martha. I admire and inspired by this heroine most because of the faith and trust she had in Jesus and her loyalty to her family. I have a desire to remind people that there is always hope and to never up.


Christina Fleming

Member

Initiated: November 2015


Sister Christina L. Fleming hailing from Macon, Georgia currently lives in Stone Mountain, Georgia. She is a Food and Beverage Compliance Specialist with Hartsfield Jackson Airport of Atlanta. She has a Bachelor’s in Biology and Master’s Degree in Human Services. Christina’s 5 year career goal includes becoming an expert in her field and Director of her department. Her philanthropic work consists of hundreds of volunteer hours at various organizations, church outreach and an active member of The Black Dolls of Atlanta Chapter, which caters to uplifting African American girls. Christina holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Electa, The Lady Elect. In the spirit of giving and providing for others while holding true to her faith and love of God.


India Morgan
Member
Initiated: November 2015

Sister India Morgan hailing from South West Atlanta GA currently lives in Atlanta, GA. She is an active Navy Seaman with a Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Analysis with a concentration in Psychology and a minor in Sociology. Sister Morgan plans to pursue a PhD in Clinical Psychology where she will assist children that have suffered from traumatic experiences and those that are learning to positively exercise maladaptive behaviors. She is also interested in opening several recreation centers for children to safely explore their creativity in an environment that will motivate them to better themselves as well as their community. India holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Electa. Electa has inspired India to purse her passion of working with children to teach them the ways and words of God so that they can go fourth and change the world!


Jessica Montgomery

Member

Initiated: November  2015

Sister Jessica Montgomery hailing from Perry, Georgia currently lives in Stone Mountain, GA. She is a security guard and full time student with an Associates Degree in Business Administration. Jessica plans to continue to pursue her education to receive her Bachelors Degree in Accounting. She is also a proud Navy Veteran. Jessica holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Electa, a woman who was not easily broken and stood for what she believed in by following God’s will.  She relates to Electa because she is a loving mother and has a big heart when it comes to helping those who are in need.


Tawanna Ray

Member

Initiated: November  2015

Sister TaWanna Ray hailing from Indianapolis, IN currently lives in Lithia Springs, GA. She is an Executive Pastry Chef with Associates in Baking  & Pastry Arts TaWanna plans to open a Nutritional facility specializing in personal Chef Services for those with dietary needs and or wanting a healthier lifestyle. She is also managing a gluten free bakery in Alpharetta and runs her own bakery Twisted Sweets. She is working in her BA in nutrition. TaWanna holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Ruth, a woman who was unselfish and remained loyal no matter what. She others before herself and put her own needs to the side. I admire and can relate to Ruth because I too put others need before my own needs. I care for those before I care for myself.  She remained loyal to her mother in law despite her husband’s death and remained by her side. The true meaning of loyalty.


Veronica Barbee-Grady

Member

Initiated November 2015


Sister Veronica Barbee-Grady hailing from Apex, North Carolina currently resides in Duluth Georgia. She is a Bus Manager for Gwinnett County Public Schools System. She has an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice Technology. She plans to pursue an education in Forensic Science degree. Veronica is also a board member of Norcross Touchdown Club and the Chair of Moms Huddle at Norcross High School. Veronica holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Ruth, who was a devoted, loyal and dedicated woman. Ruth was devoted because of the love in her heart. 

Veronica Stegall

Member

Initiated April 2017


Sister Veronica Stegall hailing from Atlanta, GA currently lives in Conley, GA. She is a Secretary/Bookkeeper at one of Clayton County Public School with Master's Degree in Business Administration and Master's Degree in Teacher Leadership. Veronica Stegall plans to pursue working for the Clayton County District Office as an Auditor. She is also a member of the Gospel Tabernacle under the Bishop Wiley Jackson leadership church Veronica Stegall holds true to the light due to being inspired by Heroine Martha true believer of God's words.  I am the sister that believers that no matter what anyone is going through that trusting and believing in God's words every thing will be ok. I have kept him at his words and he has showed me that he will never leave me nor has he left me.   Yes, I am that sister that will bring hope and joy back into a trouble situation.