Catherine Lane

Catherine Pearl Anderson Lane, 92, of Hixson, entered the eternal Kingdom of heaven on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. She was born Jan. 7, 1921, in Sweetwater, Tenn., to John Anderson and Emma Kyker Anderson. She attended schools in Niota, Tenn.. Catherine had been a resident of Hamilton County, for more than 70 years. She was a member of Oakwood Baptist Church Chattanooga where she enjoyed teaching 4 and 5 year olds in the Sunday School. Catherine was a loving wife and beloved mother, was a gourmet Tennessee cook and claimed she was born with a spoon in her hand. She enjoyed baking delicious fruit pies and preparing just-harvested, fresh vegetables from her husbands garden. Catherines greatest loves were for her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and her family. She was married for over 70 years to James Marshall Lane who preceded her in death along with a son, Gary Marshall Lane. She was the tenth of 12 children and is survived by her sister, Anna Kay Patton; and her brother, Roy Anderson of Athens, Tenn. Catherine is also survived by her son, Charles Edward (Billie) Lane Sr.; and her daughter, Judith Lane Gray; four grandsons, Don (Janye) Gray, Troy Gray, Tim (Cindy) Gray and Charles (Kendall) Lane Jr., of Knoxville; four great-grandsons, Lucas and Jacob Gray, Sebastian Gray and Charles E. Lane III. She had many beloved nieces and nephews in the Chattanooga Athens Sweetwater area as well as many friends. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5, at the North Chapel. A celebration of Catherines life will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5, at the Chattanooga Funeral Home, North Chapel with Pastor Ken Clark officiating. Grateful and heartfelt thanks are extended to all caregivers and staff members of Standifer Place Hospice of Chattanooga; Dr. Jeremy Bruce, M.D. and Memorial Hospital. The family has asked that memorial donations may be made to Oakwood Baptist Church Chattanooga, 4501 Bonny Oaks Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37416, or Hospice of Chattanooga, PO Box 19269, Chattanooga, TN 37416. Please share your thoughts and memories at Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson.

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