August 10, 2011
Saturday, August 13, 2011 11:00 AM Vernon Funeral Home
Saturday, August 13, 2011 10 - 11am
Betty Jean Jacobs 88 of Urbana, passed away, Wednesday, August 10, 2011 in her home, surrounded by her family.
She was born March 28, 1923 in Springfield, Ohio the daughter of Charles Poole and Mary Belle (VanTress) Wunderley.
Betty was a 1941 graduate of Springfield South High School. She enjoyed bowling, ceramics, plastic canvas, traveling and gardening. But most of all Betty loved spending time with her family.
She is survived by her husband, Omar Earl Jacobs Sr. of Urbana, OH; her daughters, Irma Ropp, Patricia (Nelson) Ropp and Connie (Dallas) Tobias all of Urbana, OH; her sons, Omar (Margaret) Jacobs Jr. of West Liberty, OH, Gary Jacobs of Springfield, OH and Charles Jacobs of Florida; 23 grandchildren and many great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her stepmother, Maxine (Rankin) Wunderley, her great granddaughter, Racheal Ropp, her great grandson, Paul Alonzo Smith, son in-law, Ronald Ropp, and brother in-law, Gail Jacobs
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 13, 2011 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana with Pastor Donald Hix officiating; where the family will receive friends 1 hr. prior to the funeral service. Burial will follow in Ferncliff Cemetery, Springfield, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, Miami Valley Chapter, 3797 Summit Glen Dr. Dayton, OH 45449 or to Cornerstone Hospice 212 W. Court St., Urbana, Ohio 43078. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.