Jimmy Ray Savage, 82, of Monticello, passed away on November 14, 2019 at The Woods Nursing and Rehab in Monticello.

He was born on October 14, 1937 in Moyers, Oklahoma to the late Andrew Oliver “Sam” Savage and Edith Osgood Savage.

Mr. Savage was a truck driver, member of Fountain Hill First Baptist Church and a graduate of Hampton High School.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by two brothers, Leon Savage and William E. Savage; and one sister, Reathel Wall.

Survivors include two daughters, Janla Gardner and husband, Keith, and Kelly Savage all of Crossett; one brother, Andy Savage and wife, Kathy, of Fountain Hill; two sisters, Pearl Williamson of Hamburg and Brenda Lemley and husband, Donald, of Batesville; two grandchildren Joseph Gardner and Loni Carter and husband, Justin; and one great-granddaughter, Ariana Gardner.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, November 17 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, November 18, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Union Cemetery at Rye.