William T. Savage

William T. Savage

William T. Savage, 71, of Hamburg, died on June 22, 2016 at his residence.

He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He worked for Ideal Construction for 40 years before retiring in 2007. He was a member of Promise Land Missionary Baptist Church where he was a faithful worker in the Awana program and Vacation Bible School.

Mr. Savage was preceded in death by his parents, Geraldine Miller Myrick and William T. Savage, Sr. and his grandparents, Francis Earl and Clara Miller.

He is survived by three sons, Donnie Savage, Sr. and wife, Elaine, of Raleigh, North Carolina, Wayne Savage, Sr. and wife, Renee, of Jackson, Alabama and Steven Gilbert and wife, Risa, of Hamburg; a daughter, Lara Kilcrease of Crossett; a special aunt, Sue Lea of Conway; nine grandchildren, Michael Poole and wife, Tammy, Donnie Van Savage, Jr. and wife, Alyson, Adam Savage and wife, Emily, Kimberly Mefford and husband, Michael, Amanda Carter and husband, Jason, Allen Wayne Savage, Jr., Michael Kilcrease, Gracie Gilbert and Rylan Gilbert; 13 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be June 24 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home in Hamburg.

Funeral services will be held on June 25 at 10 a.m. at Promise Land Missionary Baptist Church with Bros. Michael Reese and Josh Luellen officiating. Burial will be in the Flat Creek Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Bull Wells, Jeff Foster, Johnny Kilcrease, Norman Higginbotham, Billy Don Cecil and Donnie Miller. Honorary Pallbearers are the Breakfast Club at McDonalds.

Memorials may be made to:
Promise Land Missionary Baptist Church Awana Program
765 Ashley 70
Hamburg, AR 71646