Mary Catherine Foran, 93, of Marvell passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012 at her home. 

 



Mary Catherine Foran, 93, of Marvell passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012 at her home.  Mrs. Foran was born August 12, 1918 at Poplar Grove to the late William C. Story and the late Laura Catherine Carter.  She was a member of Turner Baptist Church and a devoted homemaker.         



She leaves two sons, Donald Foran and Ray Foran (Linda), both of Marvell; three daughters, Jean Everhart (Larry) of Cabot, Gail Foran Gooch (Gene) of Brandon, Miss. and Linda Foran Parker (Hal) of Bolton, Miss.; eight grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Billy Story Hill of Marvell and Opal Foran Vosse of Tulsa, Okla.; and many nieces and nephews.



Her parents, her husband, Leon B. Foran, a son, Terry Foran and a daughter, Joy Foran Smith, preceded her in death.  Services for Mary Foran were held Saturday, March 24at Turner Baptist Church in Turner. Burial was in Turner Cemetery.  Brother Joe Garner officiated.



Pallbearers were Randle Foran, Cameron Parker, Brandon Parker, Bruiser Pryor, Terry Collins, Andy Hill and Randy Martin.  Memorials in lieu of flowers may be made to Turner Cemetery, P.O. Box 106, Turner, AR 72383.



The family would like to give many thanks to those that took such special care of Mrs. Foran, Mary Booth, Patty Varner, Betsy Coleman, Mary Meeker, Ferma Tate and Cecillia Smith.



Roller-Citizens Funeral Home was in charge of the services.  The Online guest book is at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com .