AMerican Veteran 11

Rickey Vann Jacobs

May 14, 1948 ~ June 19, 2021 (age 73)


McColl, SC

Rickey Vann Jacobs was born in Bennettsville, SC, May 14, 1948. He was the son of the late Walter and Blanche Jacobs. Rickey went to his heavenly home on Saturday, June 19th, 2021, at UNC Chapel Hill Hospital surrounded by his loving family.

Rickey was a member of the McColl Church of God where he served as a Council Member and Usher. He was the President of the Marlboro Men’s Ministry and loved attending Wednesday morning breakfasts at the Clio Men’s Fellowship. Mr. Jacobs was a veteran of the United States Army.

Rickey spent many years as a contractor.  He loved building and working with woodwork.  In his free time, he enjoyed fishing, shelling pecans, collecting coins, and working in the yard.  

He leaves to cherish his memories his adoring wife, Carol Jacobs of 53 years, a son Chris Jacobs, and three daughters Lynn Kubas, Amy Jacobs, and Jennifer Hale all of McColl. His four brothers; Micheal Jacobs of Virginia, Jimmy (Debbie) Jacobs of Myrtle Beach, Tony (Barbara) Jacobs of Ohio, and Jack (Jan) Brown of Florida. Grandchildren; Robbie (Ashley) Jacobs, Brad (Brigette) Kubas, Ryan Jacobs, Matt Kubas, Dylan (Faith) Ellis, Megan Jacobs, Alaina Ellis, Courtney Allen, Justin Jacobs, Mackenzie Kubas.  Great Grandchildren; Bria, Briggs, Britton, Harper and Kashton. And many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 Tuesday, June 22, 2021, at Burroughs Funeral Home in Bennettsville.

Funeral services will be held 4:00 PM Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at Burroughs Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Rogers Cemetery.

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June 22, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 AM
Burroughs Funeral Home
688 Beauty Spot Road East
Bennettsville, South Carolina 29512

Funeral Service
June 23, 2021

4:00 PM
Burroughs Funeral Home
688 Beauty Spot Road East
Bennettsville, South Carolina 29512

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