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Mabel Jacobs

Wednesday, September 26, 2007

Mabel E. Jacobs, 99, of Grinnell, Iowa, died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007, at Mayflower Homes Health Care Center in Grinnell.

Born May 4, 1908, in Malden, Mo., daughter of the late Ray and Maude Brown Waltrip, she was an elementary school teacher and was a member of the United Church of Christ-Congregational in Grinnell.

On Aug. 26, 1930, in Malden, she married Rev. William Arthur Jacobs, who preceded in her in death. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Pauline McDaniel.

Survivors include one daughter, Ellen Millhollin, of Alpharetta, Ga.; one son, Michael Jacobs, of Lake Geneva, Wis.; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 13, at the New England Congregational Church in Aurora, Ill.