‘Queens and other Lovers’ topic at Friday Study Club

From left: Nancy Hill, Ruth Willis and Carolyn Francisco host the November meeting of the Friday Study Club.

(Rockwall) The November meeting of the Friday Study Club met in the home of Ruth Willis, with Nancy Hill and Carolyn Francisco serving as co-hostesses. 

Club members contributed items for the Terrell State Hospital as a part of their ongoing support of the facility and its programs.

Sharon Shannon, member of the Friday Study Club, presented the November program entitled “Queens and Other Lovers,” highlighting interesting women in the line of English royalty.

Sharon Shannon speaks on "Queens and Other Lovers" at the November meeting of the Friday Study Club.


Brief illustrious histories of The Empress, Matilda, Eleanor of Acquitaine, and Isabella, the she-wolf were shared. 

Sharon Shannon Elementary School in Rockwall is named for Mrs. Shannon, who is a retired English Literature teacher with 31 years experience.

Story and photos submitted by Carolyn Francisco, Friday Study Club.

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