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Eagle Forum Honors Alabama’s First Lady With Fulltime Homemaker of the Year Award

On Tuesday night, October 13, 2009 Eagle Forum of Alabama honored Mrs. Patsy Riley, wife of Governor Bob Riley, with the Eagle Forum Fulltime Homemaker of the Year Award.  This award is presented annually to a fulltime homemaker who raised her family on a single income earned by her husband in the traditional family pattern.  Eagle Forum founder Phyllis Schlafly was in town to present the award. “Eagle Forum is proud to have the chance to honor Mrs. Patsy Riley. She is exactly the type of wife and mother who is the mainstay of the family and the hope of America’s future,” said Mrs. Schlafly.

The event took place the home of Judge Mark and Jean Anderson on Myrtlewood Drive in Montgomery, AL.  Hosting the event were: The Honorable Spencer Bachus, Sen. and Mrs. Richard Shelby, Mr. and Mrs. Tim James, Mr. and Mrs. Bowen Hill, Dr. and Mrs. Bruce Holding, The Honorable Kay Ivey, Rep. and Mrs. Jay Love , Mr. and Mrs. Richard Madison, Judge and Mrs. James Allen Main, Mrs. Martha Roby, Mr. and Mrs. J. Streeter Wiatt, Jr., Judge and Mrs. Reese McKinney, Jr., Mr. and Mrs. Bill Ficken, Judge and Mrs. Phillip W. Wood, Mr. and Mrs. John Bell (Stephanie), Mr. and Mrs. Dick Brewbaker, Mrs. Carol Brewbaker, Dr. and Mrs. Jeff Cavanaugh (Twinkle), Mr. and Mrs. Charles Peters, Sen. and Mrs. Jeff Sessions, Cong. and Mrs. Mike Rogers, and Judge Kelli Wise.

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