Carolyn L. Jacob, 76, of Jasonville, Indiana, passed away at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in her residence.
She was born July 10, 1941, in Linton, Ind., to John Corbin and Lois (Hollingsworth) Corbin.
Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Keith E. Jacob of Jasonville, who she married on Oct. 7, 1962; children, Mike Jacob (Mary) of Jasonville, Susan Edwards of Shelburn and Julie Rehmel (Brian) of Jasonville; grandchildren, Michial Jacob (Sarah), Ben Jacob (Margaret), Ethan Jacob (Tayler), Corbin Rehmel, Meghan Stewart (Dustin), Luke Edwards and Emily Edwards; eight great-grandchildren, and another one on the way; sister, Cheryl Corbin (Jess) of Linton; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Carolyn was a 1959 graduate of Linton High School. She and her husband, Keith, along with his brother, Bill, and sister-in-law, Phyllis, built Jacob Brothers' Farm. She was a member of Shakamak Community Church, the O.E.S. Lodge-Jasonville and the Perennial Exchange Club. Carolyn enjoyed her Monday night cards group, Ladies Day at the Senior Center and her High School Classmates get-together. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, crafting and family gatherings.
Arrangements are entrusted to Michael W. Cox, Cox Funeral Home, 218 S. Meridian St., Jasonville, Indiana; coxfuneralhomejasonville.com. Visitation is 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. to service time on Monday, all at the Shakamak Community Church, 5730 W. Indiana 48 in Jasonville. Funeral services are 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, at the church, with Pastor Ron Riggs officiating.
Interment will be at Lebanon Cemetery in Midland, Indiana.
Published on December 8, 2017