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“Such a sweet lady who would show us the way to Holy Cross to visit my mom and other fellow Taaffe's where they rested. Rest in peace, Mary. ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: Steve Elms - family

“It was a blessing to have had such a beautiful person as a friend. I always admired her for her kind and generous ways. She will be missed greatly. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Noble Whitlow Richmond - TX

“Such a sad day on earth, the last of a legacy of lovely, strong people..the Taaffe family! Heavenly choir singing for the arrival of Ms. Mary! Ms....Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Diane Beasley Dees

“Eternal rest grant unto her, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon her. May she rest in peace. May her soul and the souls of all the faithful...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Rev. Paul F Worm - Texarkana, AR

“A sweet lady with such a kind disposition. Heaven got a good one. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Jason McDaniel - Texarkana, TX

Mary Taaffe Board, 88, of Foreman, AR passed away September 23, 2016 in Longmont ,Colorado.

Mrs. Board was born in Foreman, AR to James and Margaret Taaffe. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Foreman, AR. She is preceded in death by her husband, Leland Board; parents; four brothers; and one sister.

She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Maria Board of Covington, LA; two daughters and sons-in-law, Rebecca and James Bessette of Erie, CO, Kristina and Aaron Leonard of Erie, CO; sister-in-law, Sue Taaffe of Wallace, AR; and three grandchildren, Nathan Board, Katie Leonard, and Liam Leonard.

Funeral Services will be Friday September 30, 2016 at 10:00 am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Foreman, AR with Father Paul Worm officiating. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Foreman, AR under the direction of Madden Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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