Mary Etta Workman Leming, 76, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2014, at her home after a lengthy illness. She was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga. Mary retired from Shoney's Restaurant after 31 years and then from Nikki's Restaurant after eight years. She loved people and never met a stranger. Her outgoing personality will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Mary was preceded in death by her parents and seven brothers and sisters. Survivors are her daughter, Darlene (Gaston) Bizier; granddaughter, Jessica; great-granddaughter, Genevieve; two sisters, Beatrice Frisbee and Phyllis Campbell of Chattanooga. Her family wishes to thank Avalon Hospice for their wonderful care and support during her illness. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.