In Memory of






Obituary for Emma Laura "Dimp" Savage (Reid)

Emma Laura Reid Savage was born to the late John and Dorothy Mackey-Reid in Painter, Virginia on April 18, 1962. She departed this life and went home to be with Jesus on May 7, 2024 at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center in Chesapeake, Virginia.

Emma, affectionately known as “Dimp,” was a dedicated and hard worker, as she was employed for a local department store. She enjoyed crafting and sewing in her spare time.

On June 24, 1984, she married Willie J. Savage and their union was blessed with three sons. They shared thirty-nine years of marital bliss.

In addition to her parents, Dimp was preceded in death by her sons, Rontae Savage and Jermaine Savage; and sisters, Rosie Reid-Bailey and Michelle (Missy) Reid.

Left to cherish fond memories of Emma are: her husband, Willie Savage; son, Mark Savage; two granddaughters, Sumiya Savage, and Za’lia Savage; six brothers; two sisters-in-law; two brothers-in-law; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Sorrowfully Summited,
The Family