Donald Eugene Jacobs, 63, of Bristol, Florida, passed away Friday, May 23, 2013.
Eugene was a carpenter and was a veteran serving in the United States Navy. He was a member of Lake Mystic Baptist Church.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Corba J. and Dorothy Inez (Bush) Jacobs; a granddaughter, Alayha Inez Jacobs; and a sister, Lavoris Kirkland.
Survivors include a daughter, Donna Jean Jacobs, and her mother, Martha Jane Jacobs, both of Bristol; a grandchild, Brianna Nicole Jacobs; a brother, Thurman Jacobs, of Bristol; six sisters, Rosa Lee Short of Tallahassee, Florida, Marie Green of Bristol, Sadie Lee Davis and husband, Jerry, of Chocowinity, North Carolina, Lois Pitts and her husband, Billy, of Kinard, Florida, Joyce Barker of Bristol, and Loretta Flowers, also of Bristol.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. ET, Thursday, May 30, at Lake Mystic Baptist Church with Reverend Jerry Chumley and Reverend Coy Collins officiating. Interment will follow in Lake Mystic Cemetery with full military honors. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. ET, Wednesday, May 29, at Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown.
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements (phone 674-5449). Online condolences may be made at adamsfh.com.