Michael Lamar Payne, loving father, 62, died recently in a local hospital. He was a disabled, former architectural draftsman and Navy Veteran. Preceded in death by his father, Clarence Wallace Payne. Survived by his mother Eunice Myers Payne, of Dayton, Tenn.; one sister, Janet Jones (husband James Jones) of Dayton, Tenn.; children: Katrina Hall (husband James Hall II) of Ohio, Hab Wallace (Jay) Payne, of Tennessee and Michelle Clark (husband Brent Clark), of New Tazewell, Tenn.; several grandchildren including Brittany Jackson, of Chattanooga; one niece of Dayton, Tenn.; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at Chattanooga National Cemetery. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaValleyViewChapel.com. Arrangements are by the Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory & Florist, Valley View Chapel, 7414 Old Lee Highway, Chattanooga, TN 37421.