Ronald Lane Jacobs, 69 of Arcadia, FL., passed away Friday (December 23, 2022) at Tidewell Hospice House in Arcadia, FL. following an extended illness.
Born in Hortense, GA., his parents were Charon Southwell Jacobs and Gladys Lane Jacobs. He was also preceded in death by a son, Kevin Scott Jacobs; and a sister, Marilyn Spicer.
Ronald graduated from Camden County High School before going on to join the Military. He was a retired Veteran and served in the United States Navy for 20 years. He also worked many years in Law Enforcement as a K-9 Officer. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, coaching football, loved westerns and spending time with family.
Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Bryan Keith Jacobs (Ida Calderon), of Tampa; daughter and son-in-law, Amanda Michelle Hanshaw (Tyler), of Arcadia; 4 grandchildren, Shelby Nicole Hanshaw, Kendal Marie Hanshaw, Liam Mathew Hanshaw, and Leland Scott Jacobs; 4 brothers and sisters-in-law, Charon Jacobs (Linda), of Woodbine, Mason Jacobs, of Waynesville, Clinton Spicer (Margie) and Charles Spicer, both of Quitman; sister, Joyce Jackson, of Valdosta. Also several nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.
Funeral Services will be Monday (January 2, 2023) at 2PM at Frye Funeral Home with Rev. William Jacobs officiating. Visitation will be held an hour prior to the service.
Burial will follow in Mt. Olive Cemetery with Military Honors.
Arrangements are with Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta.
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