Inez "Kitty" Orrick Jacobs

August 26, 1939March 9, 2018

Inez “Kitty” O. Jacobs, 78, of Winston-Salem, died on Friday, March 9, 2018 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home with her family by her side. Kitty was born in Knoxville, TN on August 26, 1939 a daughter to the late William and Rose Orrick. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Captain George Taylor “Jake” Jacobs; son, Michael Ray Jacobs; brothers, Robert Orrick and Gale Orrick; and brother in law, JT Mealer. Kitty was of the Baptist Faith. She was a loving and dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. She is survived by a grandson, Noah Jacobs; brother, Edgar “Ed” Orrick (Norma); sister, Imogene Mealer; several nieces and nephews; and close friends Deborah Jackson and Pam Evitt. A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM, on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Forsyth Memorial Park’s Mausoleum Chapel, with entombment to follow. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, March 13 from 6 until 8 PM at Frank Vogler and Sons Funeral Home, Reynolda Chapel. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Kate B. Reynolds Hospice, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27103. Frank Vogler & Sons Funeral Home Reynolda Chapel is honored to serve the Jacobs Family.


  • Captain George Taylor "Jake" Jacobs, Husband
  • Michael Ray Jacobs, Son
  • Noah Jacobs, Grandson
  • Imogene Mealer, Sister
  • Edgar "Ed" (Norma) Orrick, Brother
  • Robert Orrick, Brother
  • Gale Orrick, Brother
  • JT Mealer, Brother-in-law
  • Mrs. Orrick also leaves behind several nieces and nephews; and close friends Deborah Jackson and Pam Evitt.

  • Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home


  • Visitation Tuesday, March 13, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Inez "Kitty" Orrick Jacobs

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Elizabeth Lawson

March 13, 2018

I'm sorry that I had not yet met Kitty. But my daughter, Paige, had only nice things to say about her to me.

Paige Lawson

March 13, 2018

Kitty was a sweet wonderful lady and she will be greatly missed!