Mr. Murphy Jacobs, 75, of 554 Nelson Drive, was born January 5, 1940 and died on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at the Southeastern Hospice House. He is preceded in death by his parents: Mr. Lacy & Mrs. Mary Jacobs.
The funeral will be 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 6, 2015 at Locklear & Son Funeral Home with the Revs: Kelvin Locklear and Graylin Mitchell officiating. Burial will be Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Locklear Family Cemetery.
Mr. Jacobs is survived by his wife: Mrs. Rena Jacobs of the home; a son: Mr. Murphy Grant Jacobs (Markida) of Maxton; two daughters: Mrs. Elisa Lancaster (Eugene) of Maxton and Mrs. Kimberly Locklear (Chris) of Pembroke; four brothers: Mr. John Jacobs and Mr. Sam Jacobs of Baltimore, MD, and Mr. Eugene Jacobs and Mr. Rother Jacobs of Rowland; three sisters: Ms. Sally Strickland, Ms. Sylvia Strickland, and Ms. Gracie Revels of Rowland; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, April 6, 2015 at Locklear & Son Funeral Home.