Wayne K. Jacobs
Wayne K. Jacobs, 82, New Albany, died Sunday, July 24, 2016, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services in New Albany.
Born Sept. 21, 1933, in Mauckport, he was the son of the late Strauther Alva and Nancy Jane Applegate Jacobs.
He was formerly employed with the Floyd County Indiana Highway Dept. and attended the Faith and Love Church in New Albany.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by eight brothers, Lonnie, James, William, Carl, Earl, Noel, John and Adrian Jacobs, and four sisters, Rozella McKim, Elma Lopp, Sylvia Shaffer and Ramona Faith.
Survivors include his life partner, Sharon J. Vance Libka; a daughter, Clarissa A. Ballard of Sand Springs, Okla.; a brother, Darrell R. Jacobs of Elizabeth; a sister, Wanda Coe of New Albany; two grandchildren, Jason W. Gilbert and Broderic R. Ballard; and a great-grandson, Jonah Gilbert.
Visitation: Wednesday, July 27, from 1 to 7 p.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Wednesday, July 27, at 7 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Otterbein Cemetery near Laconia.
Officiant: The Rev. Rodger Wiggs.