November 28, 2012

Vera E. Jacobs

June 24, 1918 - Nov. 17, 2012

The Express-Star

— Vera E. Jacobs

June 24, 1918 - Nov. 17, 2012

Funeral service for Vera E. Jacobs, 94, of Chickasha, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 in the Chapel of Sevier Funeral Home.  

Vera E. Jacobs was  born June 24, 1918 in Renfrow,  the daughter of Arthur and Winifred (Beham) Andrews.  She died Nov. 17, 2012 in Chickasha.

Vera grew up in Medford and graduated from Medford High School in 1936.  She and John “Jake” Jacobs were married December 1, 1946 in Coeur D’Alene, Idaho. They moved to Chickasha 47 years ago.   Vera owned and operated the Mushroom Shoppe from 1970-2008.  She enjoyed hunting, fishing, softball and the outdoors.

Vera was a member of the Epworth United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by parents, husband:  John “Jake” Jacobs on June 27, 2008, son:  Gary Jacobs in 2009, brother:  W.C. Andrews and sister:  Marjorie Mast

Survivors include son:  Merrill Jacobs of Sacramento, CA; five grandchildren:  Ayren, Lindsey, Casey, Annie and Ben; four great-grandchildren:  Lucas, Delaney, Oriana and Nina and several nieces and nephews

Interment will be in the Fairlawn Cemetery under the direction of Sevier Funeral Home.