Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at the Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home Chapel, Independence, VA. Interment in McKenzie Cemetery, Galax, VA. The Rev. Jerry Francis and Rev. Jack Delp officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday, June 21, 2011 from 6-8 p.m. and at other times at the residence at 1664 U.S. Highway 221, Sparta, NC
Surviving, her husband, Joseph Dewey Savage of the home; four sons and spouses, Richard and Gay Taylor of Winston-Salem, NC, Chris and Holly Savage of Sparta, NC, Joseph and Teresa Savage of Millers Creek, NC and Terry and Donna Savage of Sparta, NC; Ten grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Lester and Annie Mabel Aldred Poore.