Jimmie Joe Jacobs, 84, of Pendleton, died Aug. 8, 2013, at Saint Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital, Anderson, Ind. He was born on June 13, 1929, in Pendleton, and resided most of his life in Pendleton.
Jimmie is survived by his loving spouse whom he married July 2, 1947, Helen (Gibson) Jacobs; son, Roger C. (Becky) Jacobs of Pendleton; and sister, Gloria M. Hightower of Whitesburg, Tenn.; daughter-in-law, Sue Jacobs; grandchildren, Rodney (Patty) Jacobs, Ryan (Lorri) Jacobs, Jimmie Jacobs, Eleanor (Brian) Summers; great-grandchildren, Joseph, Daniel, Gabriel, Abigail, Zachary, Paul, and Mary-Jane; special nephew, Tim Hightower; several nieces; and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Horace and Eleanor Jacobs; sons, Paul A. Jacobs, Gerald A. Jacobs, and Kevin L. Jacobs; sister and brother-in-law, Beverly A. and Robert C. Carter; brothers-in-law, Robert Hightower and Robert H. Gibson.
Services were held Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 West 53rd St. Anderson, Indiana.
Cremation and burial of ashes took place at Anderson Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Indiana Audubon Society.