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Johnny Ray Savage

Mr. Johnny Ray Savage, 61, of Commerce passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018 surrounded by family at his home in Commerce.

He was born April 29, 1957, in Commerce, the son of Vernon Savage and Eddie P. Easter.

Johnny Ray was a truck driver by trade. This came after he proudly served two tours of duty for the United States Army where he obtained the rank of Sergeant.

On April 30, 1999 he married Terri Landry in Paris, Texas after a wonderful courtship and they shared life adventures for over 27 years. Johnny Ray loved to fish, talk (he could talk your ear off), ride his motorcycle and loved spending time with his friends and family. He was one of those people who never met a stranger and would share his thoughts with anyone. He was a member of the Full Gospel Pentecostal Church of Commerce and also had close ties with the Friendship House of Praise as well.

Johnny Ray is survived by his wife, Terri, children: Krystal Kay(Fat Head) Landry of Commerce, Cheryl Ann Landry of Elgin, Illinois, Jose J. Landry of Elgin, Illinois, Andrea Longoria of Homeland, California, Armando Longoria of Tacoma, Washington, Cindy Falcon of Tacoma, Washington and Maricza Reyes of Tacoma, Washington. Grandchildren: Andres, Oscar, Diego, Junior, Shaila, Sergio, and Nelda Reyes; also, Jose Rosario, and Teresa, Salina, and Lexus Former and Tysheed Former. Other survivors include five sisters: Gene Loise Smith (Bobby) of Commerce, Sandra Kay Savage of Dallas, Annette Savage of Commerce, Veddar Savage of Rowlett, and Sophia Savage of Garland, and three brothers: Ray Charles Savage of Dallas, Darrell Wayne Savage of Commerce, and Bruce Smith of Sulphur Springs.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Vernon Savage and Eddie P. Easter, a son, Johnny Ramirez, and a sister, Cynthia A. Savage.

Visitation will be held on Friday, June 1, 2018, from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at Jones-Walker Funeral Home.

Service will be held on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at 11:00 A.M. at Mount Moriah Baptist Church of Commerce, with Pastor Dwight King officiating.

Pallbearers will be Chuck Savage, Ryan Burrell, Cameron Savage, Jacorian Savage, Colby Savage, and Justin Savage.

Interment will be at the DFW National Cemetery(Lane 3) with full military honors on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at 12:30 p.m.

Arrangements are under the care of the Jones-Walker Funeral Home of Commerce.


Friday, June 01, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Service
1209 Live Oak Street
Commerce, Texas 75428

Funeral Service

Saturday, June 02, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mount Moriah Baptist Church
1201 Champion Ln
Commerce, Texas 75428


Tuesday, June 05, 2018
12:30 PM - 12:45 PM

Dallas - Fort Worth National Cemetery
2000 Mountain Creek Parkway
Dallas, TX

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R.I.P Johnny

Paul Abston Jul 9 2018 12:00 AM

Sorry for the loss.

Albert Williams Jun 2 2018 12:00 AM

A good person to know, he will be missed

Rose Hatley Jun 2 2018 12:00 AM

My condolences goes out to the family may God strengthen each of you during this difficult time . For we know that you will see him again on the other side for to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord.

Vick Boone Jun 2 2018 12:00 AM

Terri, I am sorry for your loss and I pray that God will comfort your hearts and give you peace that only he can provide. God Bless You.

Minister Chaz Curtis Jun 1 2018 12:00 AM

Words aren't enough, to Express my feelings or love .I thank God for the time we spent together and for us to reconnect with The family after so many years ,u left us with a broken heart but I know you are in a better place..Que diosito y la virgen te tenga en su Santa gloria

Nelda reyes May 30 2018 12:00 AM

Rest in Peace. You will be missed.

Steven Grochowski May 30 2018 12:00 AM

Johnny. We will be missing you a lot you'll be in my hearts forever Love you Andrea

Andrea May 30 2018 12:00 AM

I am truly sorry for your loss. My prayers are that you get Comfort in knowing he's in God's hands

Rhonda Jones May 28 2018 12:00 AM