OBITUARY

Terrance Jacobson

December 24, 1947September 11, 2013
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Terry Jacobson of Marysville, WA passed away on September 11, 2013 after a short battle with cancer. He was born December 24, 1947 to Doryce Carlson and Randall Jacobson in Devils Lake, ND. After marrying Barbara Jones in 1967 they moved to Washington where they raised their three children. Terry began his working career at Collins Casket Company building and delivering caskets to local funeral homes, from there he moved into the security field where he was a Security Captain for P.N.C. Security throughout the late 1970's and early 1980's. He recently retired in December 2012 from Dagmars Marina in Everett, WA after over 20 years of employment. Terry enjoyed numerous hunting and fishing trips "back in the day" with his younger brothers and longtime family friends. He was a gun and knife enthusiast, loved collecting eagles and looked forward to his daily conversations with his sisters. He is proceeded in death by his wife of 45 years, Barbara; father, Randall Jacobson; mother, Doryce Jacobson; brother, Ronald Wells; and father-in-law, James Jones. He is survived by his children, Susan Jacobson, Steve Jacobson and Melissa Himple, Malinda and Josh Davis; his grandchildren, Emilio Jacobson, Tynishia Walker, Nicole Doyle, Troy Davis, Cameron Davis; great-grandson, Dashawn Jacobson; sisters, Claire Corbett, Darlene Erichsen, Candace Jacobson; brothers, Randy Jacobson, Tim Jacobson, Lonnie Jacobson, Gary Kopperud; mother in law, Lorraine Jones; uncle, Bud Carlson; and cousins Byron, Wayne, and Dale Carlson A memorial service will be held at Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home in Marysville, WA on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 12:00 p.m

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  • Memorial Service Saturday, September 21, 2013
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September 29, 2013

Byron & Judy Carlson

September 21, 2013

Let not your heart be troubled; you believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father's house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again,and recieve you unto myself; That where I am, there you may be also.
John 14:1-3

Fly high on Angels wings Terry.

Candice Jacobson

September 18, 2013

He is going where only eagles dare to fly, go ahead and fly my brother, you are free. Your sister, Candy

olive godwin

September 17, 2013

Terry you fought a good fight,God saw you were tired and took you into his arms to be with him in your new home, RIP.

Kathy Mccaffry

September 17, 2013

Collin Raye's son "She's Gonna Fly" says it perfectly - "He's gonna fly, when his time here is thru, first he'll have to give up some things he can't use - like people and places, memories and faces are just way to heavy it seems, to carry on angels wings."

Soar on angels wings, Terry.

susan jacobson

September 16, 2013

To my dearest family, some things I'd like to say...
but first of all, to let you know, that I arrived okay.
I'm writing this from heaven. Here I dwell with God above.
Here, there's no more tears of sadness; here is just eternal love.

Please do not be unhappy just because I'm out of sight.
Remember that I'm with you every morning, noon and night.
That day I had to leave you when my life on earth was through,
God picked me up and hugged me and He said, "I welcome you."

It's good to have you back again; you were missed while you were gone.
As for your dearest family, they'll be here later on.
I need you here badly; you're part of my plan.
There's so much that we have to do, to help our mortal man.

God gave me a list of things, that he wished for me to do.
And foremost on the list, was to watch and care for you.
And when you lie in bed at night, the day's chores put to flight.
God and I are closest to you....in the middle of the night.

When you think of my life on earth, and all those loving years
because you are only human, they are bound to bring you tears.
But do not be afraid to cry; it does relieve the pain.
Remember there would be no flowers, unless there was some rain.

I wish that I could tell you all that God has planned.
But if I were to tell you, you wouldn't understand.
But one thing is for certain, though my life on earth is o'er.
I'm closer to you now, than I ever was before.

There are many rocky roads ahead of you and many hills to climb;
but together we can do it by taking one day at a time.
It was always my philosophy and I'd like it for you too...
that as you give unto the world, the world will give to you.

If you can help somebody who's in sorrow and pain,
then you can say to God at night......"My day was not in vain."
And now I am contented....that my life has been worthwhile,
knowing as I passed along the way, I made somebody smile.

So if you meet somebody who is sad and feeling low,
just lend a hand to pick him up, as on your way you go.
When you're walking down the street, and you've got me on your mind;
I'm walking in your footsteps only half a step behind.

And when it's time for you to go.... from that body to be free,
remember you're not going.....you're coming here to me.

Ruth Ann Mahaffey (author)
©Copyright 1998

Orlean E. Carlson

September 16, 2013

Will miss you very much nephew. From Uncle Bud.

Wayne and Mary Jane Carlson

September 15, 2013

May God Bless Terry And Family.
Wayne and Mary Jane Carlson

Byron & Judy Carlson

September 15, 2013

May "God Bless" a great great man and a wonderful cousin. You will be missed dearly.
Byron & Judy Carlson

FROM THE FAMILY