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John W. Jacobs

March 15, 1946 December 22, 2014
John W. Jacobs
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John W. Jacobs, age 68, of Knox, passed away Monday, December 22, 2014 at Mercy Hospital in Chicago. John was born March 15, 1946 in Garten, West Virginia to Reed Jacobs Sr. and Mae E. Stewart Jacobs, both deceased. John was a Veteran having served in the U.S. Army, he was a member of the Gospel Lighthouse Church in Knox, loved spending time with his family and playing games. He is survived by his brothers and sisters, Kathryn Allen (Gerald) of Knox, Raymond Jacobs of Knox, Mary Back of Knox, Evelyn Brewer of LaPorte, Barb Fugate (Dave) of Medaryville, and Londia Vickers (Bill) of Daytona Beach, FL. He was preceded in death by two wives, Bonnie Allen Jacobs and Rita Manns Jacobs, and two brothers, Reed Jacobs Jr. and Billy Don Jacobs. Funeral services will be Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 1:00pm (CT), with visitation two hours prior to services, at M.C. Smith Funeral Home. Interment will take place at Round Lake Cemetery.


1:00pm (CT) Saturday, December 27, 2014

M.C. Smith Funeral Home


11:00am to 1:00pm (CT) Saturday, December 27, 2014

M.C. Smith Funeral Home
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