Samuel Jacobs

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Jacobs, Samuel "Sam",

94, died Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Episcopal Church Home.

He was born June 9, 1920 in Chicago, IL, to the late Meyer and Clara Jacobs. Sam worked as a manufacturer's representative for automotive replacement parts, sporting goods and housewares, and most recently with promotional advertising. He was a proud Army Air Corp Veteran of World War II, serving in the China-Burma-India Theatre, a member of Congregation Adath Jeshurun, a former member of J.C.C., St. George Masonic Lodge #239 F&AM, Scottish Rite, Kosair, the Duffers, the ODOM Club and the CBI Association.

He is survived by his wife, Marcia Nudelman Jacobs; his daughter, Nancy Snow (Steve); and his son, Harvey Jacobs (Patricia) of Brentwood, TN; his brother, Morton Jacobs (Marilyn) of New Bern, NC; his grandchildren, Jamie Snow (Steve Milder), Michael Snow and Tim Anderson (Jenny); and two great-grandchildren, Abby and Benjamin.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Herman Meyer & Son, 1338 Ellison Avenue with burial to follow in Adath Jeshurun Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 12 noon.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to donor's favorite charity.


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Herman Meyer & Son
1338 Ellison Avenue Louisville, KY 40204
(502) 458-9569
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Published in The Courier-Journal on July 16, 2014
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