Barbara Jacob

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Barbara Gayle Jacob, 56, of Whigham, Ga., died on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2009, at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. Her family is planning a private memorial service at a later date.

Ms. Jacob was born Aug. 20, 1952, in New Orleans, La. She was a U.S. Army veteran, and had been employed with Bainbridge Public Safety for many years. Later, she was a dispatcher for Grady County EMC for seven years until her early retirement.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, William “Billy” Jacob.

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Survivors include a sister, Beth Gardner of Climax; two nieces, two aunts, an uncle, many great-nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Memorial donations may be made to the Bainbridge-Decatur County Humane Society, P.O. Box 429, Bainbridge, GA 39818.

Faith Funeral Home in Havana, Fla., is in charge of funeral arrangements.