(MT. ZION, Ga.) Waymon Lee Jacobs, 81 of Mt. Zion, Ga., went home to be with the Lord and the love of his life on Tuesday, June 23, 2020.
The funeral will be Saturday, June 27, at 1 p.m. EDT at Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel with the Rev. Anthony Puckett officiating. Interment will follow in Carroll Memory Gardens.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. EDT.
He was born Jan. 24, 1939, in Carroll County, Ga., the son of the late J.H. Waymon Jacobs and the late Mozell Tera Johnson Jacobs. Mr. Jacobs retired from Alpine Gas. He was a loving husband and father.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 58 years, Barbara Jean Shirey Jacobs. Mr. Jacobs leaves behind his two sons, Phillip Jacobs (Amanda) of Woodland, Ala., and Tracy Jacobs (Melissa) of Mt. Zion; brother, Richard Jacobs of Carrollton, Ga.; grandchildren, Brandy Mitchell (Johnny) of Woodland, Ashley Jacobs (Greg) of Weaver, Shandi Bagby (Rusty) of Mt. Zion, Khrysta Morgan (Ryan) of Bowdon, Ga., Luke Vermillion of Oxford, Ala., and Presleigh Floyd of Mt. Zion; and great-grandchildren, Hunter Mitchell, Rylea Jacobs, Harleigh Bagby, Eston Morgan and Mason Bagby. He also leaves behind his beloved cat of 18 years, Gypsy.
The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers: Johnny Mitchell, Rusty Bagby, Greg Poe, Ryan Morgan, Timothy Jacobs, Luke Vermillion and Rodney Watson. Honorary pallbearers will be Divine Cruisers, RC.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at http://www.martin-hightower.com
Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel, Carrollton.