Ruth Long Savage, age 92 of Centre, passed away Friday, May 25th at Cherokee Medical Center.
Funeral services will be 3:PM Sunday, May 27th at Perry Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. David Dale officiating; burial will follow in the Fairview Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 until 3:PM Sunday, at the funeral home.
Pallbearers include Mack Roberts, David Canon, Mike Roberts, Larry Lowe, Johnny Lowe, Jim Gidley, Jim Bouchillon, Richie Smith.
Survivors include her daughter, Jeannie Bazemore (AC) Lipscomb of Centre; grandchildren, Jarrod (Holly) Bazemore, Joanna (Blake) Johnson; great grandchildren, Jackson, Liza Barton & Lucy Bazemore, Janie & Sam Johnson, Sidney & Alex Johnson; several nieces & nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Erby Joe Long, Buddy Savage; several brothers & sister.
Mrs. Savage was a native of Cherokee County, the daughter of the late Earnest and Bertie Lee Orr Roberts and was a member of Fairview Methodist Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Fairview United Methodist Church Cemetery or Building fund; Cemetery fund: Cindy James; P.O. Box 549; Centre, AL 35960 or Building fund: FUMC; 230 Co. Rd. 26; Centre, AL 35960.
The family would like to express much love and thanks to the staff of the specialty unit at Cherokee County Health & Rehab Center.