Kenneth William Savage, age 82, of Cleveland, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 24, 2021.

Mr. Savage was born in Hall County to the late Ernest Spear Savage and Juanita Jackson Savage. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Ann Savage; son-in-law, Randy Jackson; granddaughter, Rebecca York; brother-in-law, Max Tomlin.

Mr. Savage was a poultry farmer for over 40 years, growing chickens with Wayne Farms, and retired from ConAgra as a feed truck driver. Kenneth was a faithful member of Skitts Mountain Baptist Church.  He enjoyed farming, working in the garden, and spending time with his family. He lived life to the fullest and was blessed with five generations.

Survivors include his daughter, Regina Jackson, Lula; daughter and son-in-law Anita and Ray Dyer, Cleveland; granddaughters, Cristy Gearin (Johnny Gearin), Cleveland; Jessica Jackson (Matt Pugh), Lula; great-grandsons, Stetson Gearin (Jenna Gearin), Tray Gearin (Mckayla Gearin), Bo and Cainann Gearin, all of Cleveland; great-great-grandsons, Waylon, Tate, and Mason Gearin, Cleveland; brothers, Bobby Savage (Judy Savage), Billy Savage (Diane Savage), Lula; Wayne Jackson (Bonnie Jackson), Gainesville; sisters, Eunice Meaders (Whelchel Meaders); Evelyn Tomlin, Cleveland; Joyce Wiley (Mack Wiley), Gainesville; lots of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at Skitts Mountain Baptist Church. The Rev. Kyle Savage will officiate. Interment will follow at Skitts Mountain Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2-8 PM Monday at the funeral home.

Flowers will be accepted, or donations can be made to St. Jude’s 5901 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA 30328.

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Barrett Funeral Home, Cleveland. 706-865-3101.