Donald Ray Savage, 84, passed away on Thursday, March 17, 2022 at North Mississippi Medical Center-Gilmore in Amory. He was born on December 24, 1937 in Perkins, OK to Curtis Monroe and Viola Omega Dupuy Savage. He was a resident of the Coontail Community and he was a rig supervisor in the oil field services prior to his retirement. An avid outdoorsman, he was a competitive muzzleloader shooter in his former years and he was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church.
A graveside service will be at 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 20, 2022 at Coontail Cemetery. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen is in charge of the arrangements. Everyone is asked to meet at the cemetery at 3:50 p.m.
He is survived by his wife of nearly 40 years, Esther Vernell Savage of Aberdeen; stepdaughter, Robin Hester Moore of Wren; one sister, Wanda Rainey of Perkins, OK; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Lonnie and Larry Savage.
Condolences may be shared with the family at tisdalelannmemorialfh.com