Reverend Lemuel Everett Wynn was born in Mt. Vernon, Indiana to Reverend William and Mary Wynn. He accepted Christ at an early age. He attended local public schools. After graduation he joined the Army and served for 21 years and retired as a Non-Commissioned Officer in 1978. While in the Military he met and married Lavon Broyles. To that union one daughter was born, Kavonne. While in the Army he continued his education and obtained several post-secondary degrees, including a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration and Economics from Park College in Parkville, MO, a Master of Arts Degree in Public Administration and Community Leadership from Central Michigan University in Mt. Pleasant, MI, a Master of arts Religious Studies Degree from Central Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Kansas, a Doctor of Philosophy Degree from Central America University in Kansas City, KS and a Doctor of Divinity Degree (Honorary) from Western Baptist Bible College in Kansas City, KS, where he also taught. After retiring from the Military, he pursued a career in Public Administration and became the Director of Health and Human Services for Wyandotte County in Kansas City, KS he retired from that position. He accepted his call into the ministry and became a Pastor of the Community Baptist Church of Rosedale in Kansas City, KS. This church merged with First Baptist Church of Quindaro in 1998. Rev. Wynn served in the KVD for more than 25 years as General Secretary, Vice-Moderator and Moderator. He has also served more than 15 years on the National level as Assistant Parliamentarian and Parliamentarian.
He also served as the Past Grand Master of Prince Hall Masonry. This career spans more than 50 years. He was Past Master and member of Kaw Blue Lodge #107 (Manhattan), Member of United Supreme Council Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Free Masonry Northern Jurisdiction, USA Inc., Grand Inspector General and member of Kaw Valley Consistory #16 (Topeka), Past Imperial Director of Training of A.E.A.O.N.M.S. and Lifetime Member of Oasis Temple #29 (Topeka). He is preceded in death by his father, mother and four sisters. Lemuel is survived by his wife; Lavon, daughter Kavonne (Seattle, WA); many nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00a.m. on Monday, August 12, 2019 at First Baptist Church of Quindaro in Kansas, City, Kansas. Visitation 9:00a.m. Interment Chapel Hill Cemetery.