Funeral services for Alman Jacobs, Sr., 93, of Butler will be held Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 11 A.M. at the Chapel of Bumpers Funeral Home with Bro. Frank Gibson and Bro. Joe Littlepage officiating. Burial will follow in the Red Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.
Mr. Jacobs passed away Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Jeff Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian, Mississippi. He was retired from James River Corporation in Pennington. He was also a WWII U.S. Army Air Force Veteran.
Survivors include his son Alman Jacobs, Jr. (Frankie) of Butler; son-in-law Darryl Shirk of Biloxi, MS; three grandchildren Jennifer Culpepper of Meridian, MS; Emily Graham of Meridian, MS; and Todd Shirk of Mobile; five great grandchildren Jacob Graham, Evan Graham, Maggie Graham, Halee Culpepper, and Corbin Culpepper; brother Dr. Robert Jacobs of San Antonio, TX; sisters Judy Sturdivant of Pennington; and Ruth Corley of Mobile.
He was preceded in death by his parents Robert Lee and Annie Viola Jacobs; wife Margaret Todd Jacobs; daughter Shirley Jacobs Shirk; and brothers Julian Jacobs, Dr. Moody Jacobs, and Roger Jacobs.
Pallbearers are Henry James, Vallery Covington, Terry McIlwain, Nelson Sturdivant, Jason Sturdivant, and Andy Sturdivant. Honorary Pallbearers are Frank Guinn and nephews.
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Bumpers Funeral Home of Butler will be in charge of arrangements.