Estelle Roam Savage
Funeral Date: 10/7/2009

Estelle Roam Savage, age 84, of Sumpter, Ark. died Sunday, October 4, at Arkansas Heart Hospital, Little Rock. She was born June 11, 1925 in Bradley County, Ark. a daughter of the late Harry P. Roam and Eunice B. Hargraves Roam. She was a homemaker, a member of Martins Chapel United Methodist Church and for many years the Sumpter News columnist for the Eagle Democrat newspaper. She was the widow of Hoyt Maurice “Jeff” Savage who died March 25, 1999. Surviving is a son Felton Reese Savage and spouse Janice, Warren, Ark; 2 daughters Sue Ellen Ferrell and spouse Glynn, Godfrey Place, Ark. and Tammy Lynn McWilliams and spouse Danny, Sumpter, Ark; 1 brother Harley P. “Bob” Roam, Crossett, Ark; 1 sister Pat Ferrell, Johnsville, Ark; 6 grandchildren David Ferrell and spouse Suzzanne, White Hall, Ark, Karen Erwin and spouse Greg, Fordyce, Ark, Leann Carl and spouse Joe, Warren, Ark, Laneisa Reep and spouse Kevin, Sumpter, Ark, Jeffery Tillman and spouse Holly, Lawson, Ark, Ashley McWilliams, Talahina, Okla; 11 great grandchildren Chandler Ferrell and Michalyn Ferrell, White Hall, Ark, Carlee Erwin and Lathan Erwin, Fordye, Ark, Joey Carl, Warren, Ark, Justin Reep, Allie Reep and Reece Reep, Sumpter, Ark; Alexis Brooke Tillman, Brandon Lane Tillman and Trenton Gregory Tillman all of Lawson, Ark. She was also preceded in death by 4 brothers Harry Dean Roam, Harvey Richard Roam, Purvey Roam and Plez Roam. Funeral services were 2:00pm Wednesday, Oct 7, Frazer’s Chapel with Rev.Wayman Mann and Rev. Melissa Maskell officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and soloist were Carrie Cauley, Travis Ivey and Danny Ivey. Burial was in Outlaw Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Bobby Hargraves, Tommy Chandler, Michael Cauley, Gerald Wayne Wilson, Hugh Allen Beasley, Ken Thornton, Jimmy Leon McKinney and Larry Chandler. Honorary pallbearers were Mike Savage, Terry Savage, Tracy Savage, Dr. Ken Purvis, Randy Cauley, Levan Outlaw, Roger Chandler, Randall Smith, Jerry Chandler and Wayne Griffin.



Name: Lanette Vines
Message: We have you in our thoughts and prayers. Deepest Sympathy...

Name: Debbie Wilson
Message: We were saddened to hear of Mrs Estelle's death. Please know that your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Tracy and Wendy Savage
Message: You are in our thoughts and prayers. Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you.

Name: Lee Savage
Message: I am so very sorry to hear of Estelle's death. She was a fine considerate woman who I loved to come and visit with. I will miss her. May Almighty God comfort you the family, in this, your time of loss.

Name: Doris & Paul Jankowski
Message: Dear Sue & family & Felton & family, and Tammy & family, We are deeply grieved to learn of your mother's passing. She was a very dear and warm person who always seemed to have a smile for everyone. She will be missed by all who knew her. We pray for God's comfort in your time of sorrow. We love you all. May god bless each of you.

Name: Buddy and Becky Rauls
Message: Laneisa and family, You are in out thoughts and prayers. Mrs. Estelle is in heaven with Mr. Jeff. We love you all.

Name: Jason & Lauren McDougald
Message: We just wanted yall to know that your in yall thoughts and prayers.We lost a very sweet lady in Sumpter but heaven gained a new angel. She will be greatly missed and so will the sumpter news!

Name: Jason & Michelle McDougald


Name: Judy and French Wynne,Jr and Leon Thornton
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Name: Gary & Pam Ozment
Message: We are so sorry to hear about Estelle. We will surely miss her. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Glenda Bowlin
Message: Each one of you will be in my prayers. My thoughts are with you.

Name: Triffany Belin
Message: I saw Miss. Estelle Friday in Mad Butcher. I had no idea that would be the last time that I would see her. She never called me by my name, she would always call me Pop's daughter. I knew her through Mrs. Shirley Savage. She was a very sweet lady always had a smile on her face. May God be with you all!

Name: Ernie and Earline Ferrell
Message: We shall always treasure the memories of Mrs. Savage. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Name: Donna Ozment-Raney
Message: I was so sorry to hear about Ms. Estelle. Even though I live right in Sumpter, I always looked forward to her column to let me know what was going on. She was a very sweet lady, a special friend to my mom. She will be truly missed by all who knew her. The entire family will be in our thoughts and prayers. Donna, Mark, Jeff, Blake, and Haley

Name: Becky Quimby
Message: Tammy, I am so sorry for your loss.

Name: Greg Stanley
Message: Felton, So sorry to hear of your mother's homegoing, but it's a great day for her and for Jesus. She was a sweetheart. Our prayers are with you and your family at this time. In Christ, Bro. Greg Stanley, FBC Warren

Name: Sharon (Steadman) Barton
Message: To all the Families of Ms. Estelle, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. May God be with each of you during this time.

Name: Toni Miller
Message: Tammy, So sorry about your mother. Am praying for your family. Love Ya!!!

Name: Jean , Andy & Terrie Briant
Message: Bro. Felton and families:So sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Ronald,Julia & Mildred Ferrell & Family
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you

Name: Fran Savage-VanDerZwalm
Message: May God's love and peace comfort you in this difficult time. She will be missed.

Name: Karen Stanley
Message: Tammy, I am so sorry to hear about your mother. I called Connie today when I seen it. I will have you and your family in my prayer's may GOD !!! be with you.

Name: Billy Thomas
Message: Tammy and Jeffery so sorry to hear about Mrs Savage.Yor are in out thoughts and prayers. Billy and Nola Thomas

Name: Tanya, Dale, Hayden & Weston Smith
Message: I just found out about Mrs. Estelle. I am so sorry......She was such a wonderful lady.....She will be missed.

Name: Jim Anders
Message: You are in our thoughts and prayers.Jim and Ginger Anders

Name: Haskel avage
Message: Sory to hear about Estelle our praryrs are with you. Haskel & Katie Savage