Each lady wore black, and created a funny ornament for her birthday Christmas tree that was painted black. Fran was also presented with a decorated potty seat that was her birthday throne. The ladies enjoyed mimosas while waiting for the birthday girl to arrive.
Fran’s daughters Amanda Pendley, Hailey Biddle and Betsy Biddle attended along with other guests including Karen Callaway, Martha Dodd, Mary Margaret Doyle, Sis Eastland, Laurie Gazaway, Dena Harding, Eleanor Knox, Susan Matthews, Julianne McClure, Lee Nichols, Lee Ann Rapp, Catherine Sanders, Mary Ansley Southerland, Trapp Tischner, Anna Wolfe and Melissa Worley.
Performances are Feb. 3 and 4, 10 and 11, 16 to 18 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 12 at 2:30 p.m. at the Stellar Cellar at St. James’ Episcopal Church at 161 Church St. near the Marietta Square. Tickets are $12.50 to $20. Saturday dinner shows are Feb. 4 and 11. For reservations, call the box office at (770) 218-9669.
Sally Litchfield is a longtime Marietta resident. She formerly practiced law in Marietta and now stays home to raise her two children. Send Sally news at firstname.lastname@example.org. Call Sally at (770) 425-8106.