One legend has it that the town of Sharon was named after the tall growing shrub, commonly called the Rose of Sharon which blooms abundlantly during the hot summer months providing welcome color to the landscaping. The double flowers look like little roses.

Webpage Background is from a Rose of Sharon quilting pattern 
Short History of Sharon
Reagor Hotel
Strawberry Picking Time in Weakley
Old checks from Sharon Bank
Weekly Movie list for Sharon Theatre
The Edward's Mill of Sharon
Sharon Railroad Depot 1965

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