Barbara Jacobs, 87
Barbara S. Jacobs, 87, of Apple Creek, died at 7 a.m. Wednesday, Sept, 12, 2012, at Wooster Community Hospital.
She was born Oct. 14, 1924, in Westminster, , the daughter of Florence (Hill) and Ermine Heffner. On Jan. 30, 1949, in Waynesfield, she married Carl D. Jacobs and he preceded her in death Sept. 7, 2010.
Surviving are two sons, Dr. Randy (Cheryl) Jacobs, of Conifer, Colo., Dr. Chad (Becki) Jacobs, of Sugar Creek; a daughter, Dr. Carla (Dennis) Denman, of Apple Creek; six grandchildren, Staff Sgt. Major Jacobs, Alex Jacobs, Caleb Jacobs, Dakota Jacobs, Sierra Jacobs, and Carly Jacobs; a great-granddaughter, Kylie; a sister Dolores (Frank) Spieles, of Lima; and her special companion, a tea cup Yorkie named “Baby”. She was preceded in death by a brother, Byron Heffner.
She was a beautician and owned and operated Barbara’s Beauty Shop in Waynesfield for 42 years. After retirement she worked as an office assistant in her children’s chiropractic offices in the Columbus area. She attended Christian Assembly in Columbus, and Church of the Savior, in Wooster, and was a former member ofWaynesfiled United Methodist Church.
Most importantly she was a follower of Jesus and was a woman of prayer. She was a 1942 graduate of Waynesfield High School and graduated from the Lima Beauty Accademy.
Services are at 11 a.m. Saturday at Armentrout Funeral Home in Waynesfield, with the Rev. Jean Horn officiating. Burial will follow at Westminster Salem Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed at armentroutfuneralhome.com.