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Willie Charles Savage

March 13, 1951 ~ January 17, 2020 (age 68)

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Mr. Willie Charles Savage, son of Dorothy Mae Savage-McMarion was born March 13, 1951 in Bastrop, TX. He attended public schools in Bastrop County and was a graduate. At an early age he professed his faith in Jesus Christ.

He was united in holy matrimony to Linda Kinsey in Los Angeles, CA. This union was blessed with one child Dante Savage. He was preceded in death by Linda.


Mr. Savage worked as an electrician for many years in Texas and California. He loved to spend his free time reading, and watching the Dallas Cowboys with best friend Scott and younger brother Melvin. He looked forward to daily conversations with his younger siblings: Rose, Addie, and Frank. The highlight of his life was to brag about his grandchildren at any given moment.


He quietly departed this life Friday, January 17, 2020 in Austin, TX. He was preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy Mae, sister, Sandra Mae McMarion, uncle, Robert Jones, and grandparents.


His life will forever be cherished in the lives of his children: Dante Savage (Candis) of Compton,CA, Willie Savage Jr. of Los Angeles, CA, and Sharnisha (Jaylon) of Austin, TX; sisters Rose Onuoha of Manor, TX, and Addie Aldridge (Rev. Ricky) of Bastrop, TX; brothers Melvin McMarion of Austin, TX and Frank McMarion of Austin, TX. He leaves behind his grandsons Deonte Savage, Darrious Savage, Darren Savage of Compton, CA, Jaylon Jones II of Austin, TX; grand daughter Dasia Savage of Compton, CA; aunts Lila Chopp of Houston, TX and Gloria Jones of Houston, TX; best friend Scott Gove (Terry) of Manchaca, TX; and oldest niece Cassandra McMarion of Rockdale, TX. A host of devoted nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

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January 24, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Gipson Pendergrass People's Mortuary, LLC
109 NW 1st Street
Smithville, TX 78957

Funeral Service
January 25, 2020

2:00 PM
Macedonia First Baptist Church
811 Martin Luther King Dr.
Bastrop, TX 78602

Interment following funeral service
January 25, 2020

Fairview Cemetery
Hwy 95
Bastrop, TX 78602

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