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Tobias Funeral Home - Far Hills Chapel

5471 Far Hills Ave, Dayton, OH

OBITUARY

Charles "Jim" James Jacobs

March 18, 1920November 23, 2019
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JACOBS, Charles James “Jim”, age 99 of Centerville passed away Saturday, November 23, 2019. Jim was born on March 18, 1920 in Sardinia, Ohio to the late Floyd and Nancy Sroufe Jacobs. He was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Mary Elizabeth “Betty” Jacobs; a son, Gary Jacobs; and his parents. He is survived by his; children, Mary (Ed) Lovett and Brian Jacobs; grandchildren, Brian, James (Miho) & Alexander Lovett, Crystal and Rhonda and Melissa; several great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and dear friends Marge and Russ Cook. Jim served in the U.S. Army Pacific Theater during WWII and retired as Assistant Fire Chief at DESC and was a volunteer firefighter in Kettering, OH for many years. He and his grandson Alex shared a special bond and were unwavering allies. Jim is now reunited with his beloved Betty and canine companion, Patches. Friends may call from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, November 30, 2019 at the TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME - FAR HILLS CHAPEL, 5471 Far Hills Ave. at Rahn Rd., Dayton, Ohio 45429, with the funeral service at 4:00 p.m. Rev. Bobbie Predmore officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Veteran’s organization or animal rescue of your choice Condolences may be made to www.tobiasfuneralhome.com

Services

  • Gathering of Family and Friends Saturday, November 30, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 30, 2019

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Charles "Jim" James Jacobs

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Donnie Moore

November 30, 2019

Mary, Ed and family very sorry to hear of your loss , after watching the memory video it’s clear that Mr Jacobs was a great man. I hope that you can take comfort in knowing that many are thinking of you in this time of loss.

Marge and Russ COOK

November 27, 2019

Dear Mary, Edward, Alex, Jimmy/Miho and Brian

I have wonderful memories of Dad/Grandpa, especially our March Birthday Bashes .......
Jim was very, very special to us. You are more than friends, you are our Family and we love you.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you every minute of every day.
Jim is finally back with Betty and for that we can thankful of his Peace.
God Bless All of YOU
Marge and Russ

Lisa Berta

November 25, 2019

I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. He was truly a wonderful person who gave of himself to help others. I know he loved his family and the wonderful care you provided in his later years.

May time heal your heavy heart.

Take care,

Lisa Berta

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