ANN FORT - Threads of a Splendid Life

by Shirley D. Meier


Book Details

A Tribute to One Woman's Service in Kenya and America.

Ann Fort embarked on her first mission trip to Kenya in 1998 as a seventy four year old widow. She had performed Christian charitable work in America for years, but she encountered far different challenges and dangers on 15 mission trips to Africa where she helped the poor, the uneducated and victims of AIDS. Follow the heroic story of a remarkable woman who completed a lifetime’s worth of successful mission projects in her golden years.


About the Author

Shirley D. Meier

Shirley D. Meier, a retired English teacher from suburban Chicago, moved to Colorado where she met Ann Fort, going with her on two mission trips to Kenya. She is a graduate of the University of Montana, has a Masters from Northern Illinois University and additional studies at the University of Mexico, London University and Roosevelt University. In addition to mission work, she enjoys gardening, music and time spent with her family. Her previous books include a travel memoir, “Four Points in Time and Place”. (above right)

Also by Shirley D. Meier

Four Points in Time and Place
The Tangled Trail
A RIVER JOURNEY, Deep and Dear
Bittersweet Marigolds
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