Jerrie Bartram Savage of Fort Gay
Born on January 16,1914 in Fort Gay, West Virginia to Forest Bartram and Ivia Chapman Bartram, Jerrie has 4 siblings, Carnas (Mark) Branham, Dorothy (Clarence) Wilson, Archie (Dorothy) Bartram, and Mavis (Bud) Castle. Jerrie married Jay Savage. They had 5 children...Jack (Kathy) Savage, George (Avanell) Savage, Judy Kay (Bill) Moon, Robert (Micha) Savage, and Linda (Brian) Huber. Her children made her the proud grandmother of 23; her grandchildren made her the proud great grandmother of 40 great grandchildren. She also has 12 great-great grandchildren. Jerrie B Savage, was well known locally for hosting the “Word of God” TV program. Jerrie had a big heart and was affectionately known as “Ma Ma Savage” and helped others through her jail and nursing home ministries. She was a poet, author, and writer of numerous songs. Jerrie is preceded in death by her husband Jay, her sisters Carnas & Dorothy, her brother Archie and 4 of her grandchiIdren. Family and friends will celebrate her going home on June 3. 2011 in Fort Gay, West Virginia. Services will be held at Young’s Funeral Home. Visitation will be 6-9pm Thursday June 2, 2011 @ Young’s Graveside Service will be at 11:30am June 3 ,2011 at Frasier Cemetery in Ft, Gay, West Virginia.