Clarence "Jake" Jacobs, A retired West Baton Rouge Parish school system maintenance worker, he died at 7:25 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at Baton Rouge General Medical Center-Mid City. He was 72, a native of West Baton Rouge Parish and a resident of Port Allen.
Hall's of Port Allen in charge of arrangements. Visiting at New Sunrise Baptist Church, service, conducted by the Rev. Dr. Phillip Joseph. Interment in Lady of Knights Cemetery, Port Allen.
Survived by his spouse, Josephine Jacobs; daughters, Velvetta Brown and Jacqueline Woodruff; sons, Kirklon Jacobs and Terry Johnson; brother, Lionel Jacobs; and grandchildren, Tyra Brown and Tyrin Brown; special niece, Shawanna Beasley; and great-niece, Diamond Collins.
Published in The Advocate from January 12 to January 17, 2013