Savage, Ella Mae

Lived To 110

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Ella Mae Savage, 110, passed away peacefully on January 30, 2018, surrounded by family and dear friends.

She was a member of Second Missionary Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Elton Savage; parents, Fannie and Tom Chatmon.

She leaves to cherish her memories a devoted daughter, Lillie Glenn; granddaughter, La'Nita (Frank) Jones, all of Chattanooga; grandsons, Wilbert Landers of Memphis, and Ron Landers of Chattanooga; great-grandson, Travis Landers of Memphis, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends, and church family.

The body will lie in state at Second Missionary Baptist Church beginning at 10 a.m. and the family will receive friends at 11 a.m. The funeral service will begin at noon, with Dr. Ernest L. Reid, Jr., pastor, officiating. Reverend Paul A. McDaniel will deliver the eulogy.

Interment will be in Highland Memorial Gardens.

Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423-622-9995.

 


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