|Birth: ||Nov. 20, 1929|
|Death: ||Jan. 1, 2011|
Patsy Ruth Curtess Jacobs, of Bethel Acres, passed from this life at Unity North Health Center in Shawnee Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011, to spend eternity with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
She was born Nov. 20, 1929, in Bethel Acres to Justice Wesley and Grace Brown Curtess. She attended and graduated from Bethel High School in 1947.
June 1, 1950, she married Calvin A. Jacobs, of Shawnee. They were married in Plano, Texas, and were together for 55 years.
She and her family moved to Roswell, N.M., in 1956 and returned to Shawnee in 1966. She was employed by the Oklahoma Department of Health as an in-home caregiver.
In 1971, she and the family moved to Alamogordo, N.M., in 1981, she and Calvin moved back to Bethel Acres. She was employed by Mid-Del Schools for 13 years as a custodian until her retirement in 1999. She then was active in Meals on Wheels and Operation Christmas. She enjoyed her last few years spending time at the Senior Citizens Center.
Survivors include her son, Richard Jacobs, of the home; daughter and son-in-law, Annette and Patrick Page, of Fredericksburg, Va.; two grandsons, Dwayne Duncan and wife Christina, of Alamogordo, N.M., and Dustin Duncan, of Columbus, Ohio; six grandchildren, Taylor and Emily Duncan, of Alamogordo, N.M.; Jonah Callinan, of Albuquerque, N.M.; Sebastien, Annika and Malachi Duncan, of Columbus, Ohio; her brother, Mustafa Curtess, of Rockport, Texas; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin; her parents; sister and brother-in-law, Janetta and Mike Ayers; and sister and brother-in-law, Nina and John Windel.
Services will be at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2011, at Resthaven Funeral Home, with Pastor Mike Brakebill officiating the ceremony. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.
Calvin Almo Jacobs (1924 - 2005)
Resthaven Memorial Park
Created by: Ms. Clyde
Record added: Jan 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64635635
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