LORETTA MANUEL SHULAR, 1963 and 1967 World Champion was honored on June 5, 2022 in her home community of Kingston, Texas. The community mounted a permanent sign on State Highway 69 honoring Loretta’s accomplishments. Kingston is located between the towns of Greenville and Celeste, Texas.
Loretta is well known for her accomplishments both aboard barrel horses and jumping horses. Loretta qualified for the National Finals Rodeo a total of 9 times, winning the coveted World Championship 2 times. Loretta is also known for giving to others. One of her well known protégés is Martha Tomkins Wright who has made her own mark in the world of barrel racing.
It was a fun day with friends and community honoring this great lady.
Loretta was also inducted into the “All Cowboy and Arena Champions Hall of Fame” last November, 2021 in Kerville, Texas.