|Jo Ann Jacobs|
|Date Of Birth:||November 17, 1934|
|Date Of Death:||March 5, 2013|
|Service Date:||11:00 a.m. Friday
March 8, 2013
Allen Funeral Home
Jo Ann Jacobs, 78, of Bloomington passed away on Tuesday, March 05,
2013 at Bell Trace Health and Living Center in Bloomington.
She was born in Monroe County on November 17, 1934 the daughter
Clarence and Beulah (Scales) Sipes and was a graduate of Smithville
High School. She formerly worked for RCA of Bloomington.
Jo Ann was first and foremost a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother
and great grandmother to her family. A faithful member of New
Unionville Baptist Church, she enjoyed helping in the church, was
well known for her cooking and for her attention to her
family. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Her survivors include her husband, Roger Jacobs, three sons and
daughters-in-law, Allen and Elaine Jacobs of Martinsville, Jeff and
Shelly Jacobs and Jay and Kathy Jacobs, all of Bloomington, eight
randchildren; Sean McGlocklin, Shannon Dallas, April Moore, Amy
Stewart, Jessica Shields, Ryan Jacobs, Zachary Jacobs
and McKenzie Jacobs, ten great grandchildren; Triston McGlocklin,
Kylie McGlocklin, Ashlyn Dallas, Amery Dallas, Sarah Stewart, Faith
Stewart, Christian Stewart, Cayden Stewart, Eli Shields and Rylee
Shields, one brother, Robert Sipes of Bloomington and two sisters,
Betty Pate of Ellettsville and Sharon Sowders of Bloomington.
She was preceded in death by one son, Mark Jacobs in 2001, her
parents, and one sister, Peggy Harden.
Funeral services will be held at Allen Funeral Home on Friday,
March 8, 201 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Les Rovenstine
officiating. Burial will be at Valhalla Memory Gardens.
Friends may call on Thursday from 4:00-8:00
p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart
Association. Online condolences may be made to the family at