Christine Hayes Brimage, 86, of Mendenhall passed away Saturday, October 8, 2011, at her residence. Christine was born in Simpson County on June 5, 1925, a daughter of the late Melissa (McNair) and Mitchell  Hayes.  She is survived by: two daughters, Mary Ann Griffith, of Magee, and Gloria Payton, of Port Gibson; three sons, Daniel Pittman and James  Lee Pittman, both of Magee; and  Douglas Charles Pittman, of Collins.  She is also survived by one nephew, Willie C. Hayes, St. Louis, MO.; and nineteen grandchildren and thirtyfive great grandchildren.  Christine was preceeded in death by two brothers, Willie Hayes and J. D. Hayes.

Visitation is Thursday, October 13, 2011, from 12 pm until 1 pm.  Religious service to follow at Tutor Funeral Home Chapel, Magee, at 1:00 pm.  Interment will be in Gregory Cemetery.