"I remember so very clearly how she would gently hold my hand when I would say hello. Her clear, loving eyes and her warm smile were always so focused and giving. Ms. Mary I miss you dearly." (Charmaine Warren)
On Monday, November 24, 2014, just days before she passed, she was to receive a Martha Hill Dance Fund for Lifetime Achievement. She was too ill to accept so her granddaughter Elsa Hardy accepted. See the YouTube acceptance speech below...so poignant!
"Rest in Peace, Mary and Dance with the Angels" (Martha Hill Fund)