of England, AR
July 25, 1931 - December 3, 2020
Jake Jacobs 89, of England, AR passed on December 3rd, 2020. He was retired from the former GTE Telephone Company. Jake was active in his community and church through the years. He served on the England City Council for several years and is a retired Volunteer Firefighter. Jake was born in Heber Springs, Arkansas to Johnnie and Mary Jacobs. He grew up in the Hagler community and attended school in Dewitt. Jake was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter Judy Jacobs Haydon and a son Joe Eddie Jacobs. He is survived by his wife of 70 yrs., Jerri Jacobs, a Son Billy (Laura) Jacobs, daughters Jean Ann Finley & Jamie McGraw all of England, daughter in law Tammie (Tommy) Wilson of Hot Springs and a brother, Virgil Jacobs of DeWitt. He is also survived by eleven grandchildren, numerous great grandkids and one great great-grandson.We are complying with the Arkansas Department of Health guidelines and limiting indoor funeral and visitation attendance to 50 people at one time. All attendees must provide and wear their own masks before entering. Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/england.
I'm sorry I missed the service, I was out of State when I saw he had passed. Mr. Jake was a wonderful person. I always looked up to him and Mrs. Jerri. Their love for each other gave us all peace in what the future can be. May the Lord wrap his arms around you all and give you comfort and peace. Our thoughts and prayers are with you today and the days to come.Love you all.... Sandy Blackwell Anderson and Darrell
Sorry to hear of Mr Jakes Death
My thoughts and prayers are with your family. What a nice friendly man/ Always with a smile and pleasant things to say. I miss seeing him at the gym.sara shaw
Know you were prepared but not ready! Came to the cemetery today but with the large crowd didn’t feel it safe to attend the service. Our prayers are with you.
To the Jacobs family...I'm so very sorry for your loss. Jake was loved and will be missed by so many friends as well as family. Peace & Grace, Pat Dickinson
Have such good memories of all the family.
We have known this family for a long time and Jake was a good man and will be missed.
We are so sorry for your loss. Mr. Jacobs was a fine man that will be missed. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers during this sad time. Love, Donna and Gary Archer
Jake was as fine a man as I ever met in my 34 years with GTE. I have walked where you now walk, so my prayers go out for each family member to feel the very presence of God and His hand under your arm as He carries you forward and shoulders this lose with every step you take.
Another one of My Favorite Customers Has passed. Mr. Jake was a Very Fun Person to Be Around; Always making You Laugh with His Laughter. PrayersFor Mrs. Jerri And His Wonderful Family.
We are so sorry to hear about Jake. Bo and I worked with him, as well as Billy, at the phone company. We will be having the family in our prayers. Billy, so sorry about your dad.
I didn't know Jake well, he was always smiling & easy to talk to. Worked with his son Billy a long time ago. May he rest in peace
Sending my love and condolences
My the Lord give comfort to your family knowing you will see Uncle Jake again in heaven. All my love to your family.