Jim was born on May 5, 1958, to the late Jean Tyler Savory and Robert N. Savory in Brattleboro, VT. He was educated locally at Hinsdale High School class of 1976.
After high school, James enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. He served his country with honor as an anti-tank Assault man. Jim was the recipient of the Good Conduct Medal, Letter of Commendation, Rifle Marksman Marksmanship Badge, and Pistol Marksman Marksmanship Badge. He was honorably discharged at the rank of LCpl-E3 on December 10, 1981, after three years of service to the Second Marine Div, Camp LeJeune, NC.
On February 15, 1986, Jim exchanged vows with the love of his life, Pamela J. Green. They had a simple service with family and friends at the First Congregational Church in Hinsdale and have been happily married for 37 years.
James worked at Landmark College as a security officer for 16 years until he retired in September of 2023. Prior, Jim worked at the Cheshire County Sheriff’s Department for 20 years as their Sargent Deputy Sheriff. He also was a police officer for the Hinsdale Police Department for 2 years.
Mr. Savory is survived by his wife, Pam Savory of Hinsdale, their children, Amanda L. Savory of Hinsdale and Tyler J. Savory, and his fiancé, Chloe Tatosian of New York, NY. He is also survived by his two siblings, Deb J. Wilson and her husband, Bob of Hinsdale, and Gary N. Savory and his wife Kelly of Hinsdale. Along with many cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Calling hours will be from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Friday, November 17, 2023, in the Cheshire Family Funeral Chapel, 44 Maple Ave. Keene, NH. 03431. A private burial will take place in the family lot at Pine Grove Cemetery in Hinsdale. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made out to the Ruck-Up of Cheshire County. All services are under the care of Cheshire Family Funeral Home and Crematories, 46 S. Winchester St. Swanzey, NH. 03446. www.cheshirefamilyfh.com.