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Description: Obiturary of Jacobs, Paul K.

Date: December 3 2008

Newspaper published in: Pittsfield

Page/Column: A6 / 3

Paul K. Jacobs, 95 of rural Pittsfield, died Wednesday Nov. 26, 2008, at Liberty Village in Pittsfield.
Born Aug.1, 1913 near Loami, he was a son of John and Olie Workman Jacobs. He married Juanita Hartman Oct. 23,1943 in Springfield and she survives.
In his early years he operated his own trucking business and moved to Pike County and operated the KeLa Su Marina in Florence. Paul loved woodworking, gardening hunting and he took great pride in being able to put in a hard days work. He was a member of the National Rifle Assn. and Pike County Farm Bureau.
Survivors include his wife of 65 years Juanita, a son Mike, wife Audrey, Jacobs; a daughter, Mrs. Sharon, husband Donald, Clarkson, both of Pittsfield; a sister, Mrs. Grace Lindley of Virden; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded by a son, Paul Kendle Jacobs Jr., a son in infancy John Neal Jacobs; two brothers, Dugan and Jim Jacobs; and two sisters, Dorothy and Edrie.
Funeral services were Monday at 11 a.m. at the Niebur Funeral Home in Pittsfield with Rev. John Ruzich officiating. Burial was at Sulfur Springs Cemetery in Loami. Visitation was Sunday at Niebur Funeral Home from 4 p.m. till 7 p.m. Memorials are to Samaritan Purse or Sulfur Springs Cemetery. Condolences can be sent to the family at

Submitted: 12/04/08

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