Mary Christine Durham, 85, of Chattanooga, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 24, 2014. Mary was born in Chattanooga and was a graduate of Central High School. She was a longtime member of Tyner United Methodist Church. Mary was active in the Hickory Valley Garden Club and enjoyed sewing. Her grandchildren were the joy of her life. She was preceded in death by her husband, David Lee Durham; parents, Sallie Pearl and Albert M. Miller; brother, Albert M. Miller Jr. Mary is survived by her sons, Jim (Emily Beth) Gann and Rick Durham; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren; sister, Evelyn G. Cooley; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be at 3:30 p.m. today, April 26, at the Chapel of Devotion Mausoleum at Hamilton Memorial Gardens with Rev. Jacob Reedy officiating. Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the family. The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. today at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421.