Funeral services for Mary Lee Durrett, 88, of Florien, were held on May 14 at Middle Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Wayne Chance officiating. Burial followed in the Middle Creek Cemetery. Mary Lee Durrett was born on Monday, December 26, 1927 in Bloomburg, Texas. She passed away on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at Christus Schumpert Grace Home in Shreveport. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Nolan Coburn and Joseph Durrett; parents, George Washington Carter and Mary Elvira Carter; brother, Max Ray Carter; and sisters, Bessie Lee Davis, Junie Farmer, and Ida May Slay. She is survived by her son, Leslie Coburn and wife, Elizabeth of Shreveport; daughter, Mary Louise LaCaze and husband, Steve of Hot Springs, Arkansas; sister, Bertha Hazel of Dodridge, Arkansas; brother, Alton Carter of Ida; one grandchild; six great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; along with a host of nieces, nephews and friends.