Mrs. Emma Rachel Jordan Savage, 80, of Carthage, Texas, formerly of Rives, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at Longview Regional Medical Center in Longview, Texas.
Funeral services were to be 1 p.m. today at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with the Rev. Mickey Hanks to officiate. Burial was to follow in Obion County Memorial Gardens.
The family was to receive friends from 11 a.m. until the hour of services today at the funeral home.
She was born Aug. 1, 1938, in Obion County, daughter of the late Lambert and Emma (Cook) Jordan. She married Joe Savage Sept. 27, 1958. He passed away May 15, 2009.
She was a retired child care worker and a member of First Baptist Church in Carthage.
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Patrice and David Davis of Carthage; a son and daughter-in-law, Joseph and Janey Savage of Bartlett; four grandchildren and the spouse of one, Aliyah and Jonah Harwell of Union City, Keenen Savage of Bartlett, Colby Davis of Carthage and Mathew Davis of Carthage.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by nine sisters and brothers.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.