Jessie Louise (Culbertson) Jacobs

Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Jessie Louise (Culbertson) Jacobs, age 73, passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2022. She was born June 19, 1949, in El Dorado Springs, Mo., to Jesse and Zelpha (Tudor) Culbertson.

Jessie was united in marriage to Steven Jacobs Sr. on June 26, 1965. To this union three sons were born. Jessie attended school in El Dorado Springs, Mo. After high school, she was employed at Junior House in Nevada, Mo. She went on to attend Vatterott College and finished her career as a cook for the Nevada School District.

Jessie loved spending time with her family, especially her sister Judy. She loved playing Yahtzee, putting puzzles together, reading her bible and watch game shows.

Jessie is survived by her three sons, Steven Jacobs Jr. of Nevada, Mo., Stanley Jacobs of Nevada, Mo., and Stewart Jacobs and his wife Kerrie of Butler, Mo.; six grandchildren, Hayley Belanger and husband Mike, Mitchell Jacobs and wife, Beth, Quinton Jacobs, Jessica Koger and husband Jonathan, Kyler Jacobs, and Kale Jacobs; seven great-grandchildren, Keylee Jacobs, Kade Jacobs, Kameron Jacobs, Riggin Koger, Emmett Belanger, Hunter Belanger, and Elijah Jacobs; three siblings, Judy Eason, Dick Culbertson and wife Rhonda, and Robin Woody and husband Nick. She was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse and Zelpha Culbertson; her husband Steven Jacobs Sr.; and one grandson, Kevin Jacobs.

The graveside service will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 7, at Wright Cemetery, southeast of El Dorado Springs, Mo. The family will received friends from 6 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 6, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, Mo.

Memorials may be made in Jessie’s honor to “Giving Fore Living” to promote organ donation, with the funeral home serving as custodian.

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