PIPPA PASSES, Ky. — Willie Jacobs, age 90, passed away Monday at the Hazard ARMC.
He was born in Pippa Passes Nov. 26, 1922, to Tom Jacobs and Beth Slone Jacobs. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Slone Jacobs; sons, Clinas (Mary, deceased) Jacobs, Jesse (Phyllis) Jacobs, Randall (Charlene) Jacobs and Milburn Jacobs; daughters, Drifty Chupp, Marcella (Tom) Newsome and Sylvia (Mike) Flick; brothers, Earl, Sheldon and Pervis; sisters, Cloia, Flora, Eleanor, Aza, Lydia and Linda; 16 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Brendo Jo Jacobs, and two grandchildren.
Funeral services for Willie Jacobs will begin at 1 p.m. Friday at the Hindman Funeral Services Chapel, Hindman, with Burton Ratliff and others officiating.
Burial will follow at the Isom Slone Cemetery at Pippa Passes.
Friends may call for visitation at the chapel anytime today with additional services at 7 p.m.