Robert Lee "Jake" Jacobs



   Robert Lee “Jake” Jacobs, 67, of Ashland, died peacefully Friday Morning at his residence.

   He was born November 14, 1952, in Ashland, Kentucky, a son of the late Ernest and Frances Nichols Jacobs. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Melinda Conley Jacobs; and a sister, Wilma Dean Lavender.

   Robert worked for many years as a truck driver and loved riding his Harley Davidson.

   Survivors include brothers, Gene Jacobs of Ashland, Eddie (Brenda) Jacobs of Ashland; sisters, Helen (Willis) Ross of Russell, and Ruby Jacobs of Ironton; and a host of extended family members and dear friends.

   Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 21, 2020, at Buffalo Furnace Cemetery at Greenbo.

   Arrangements have been entrusted to Steen Funeral Homes.

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