Earl Poodle Jacobs
Obtained: 13 November 2008
Moline Public Library
3210 - 41st Street
Moline, Illinois 61265
The Daily Dispatch Newspaper, Moline, Rock Island County, Illinois
Dated: Friday, November 29, 1974
NEW BOSTON -- Services for Earl Poodle Jacobs, 74; formerly of New Boston (IL), were today in Olin Funeral Home here with burial in New Boston Cemetery (IL).
Mr. Jacobs died Tuesday in Mercer County Nursing Home, Aledo (IL).
He was born in New Boston and he married Emette Brown in 1950 in Rock Island (IL). She died in 1957. Formerly he had farmed.
Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Pauline Garber, of Ohio and Mrs. Nellie Locaci, Chicago, and three brothers, Franklin, Andalusia (IL), Sam, Rock Island (IL), and Wilbur, Davenport (IA)."
ALEDO TIMES NEWSPAPER OBITUARIES-MICROFILM COPIES: ESSLEY-NOBLE MUSEUM, 1406 S.E. 2ND AVE., ALEDO, MERCER COUNTY, ILLINOIS 61231; OBTAINED: 27 MAY 2009; BY: SANDRA L. ELKINS JUHL RNBSC, COMPILER & FAMILY GENEALOGIST; firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com>
"Aledo Times Newspaper-Section 1-Page 11-Column 5; December 4, 1974 EARL JACOBS Funeral services for Earl (Poodle) Jacobs, 74, formerly of New Boston, were held at 1:30 Friday, Nov. 29, in the Olin Funeral Home in New Boston. The Rev. David Eadie, pastor of the New Boston United Methodist Church, officiated and burial was in New Boston Cemetery. Mr. Jacobs died at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, in the Mercer County Nursing Home, Aledo. A son of Andrew and Mary Anderson Jacobs, he was born March 24, 1900, in New Boston. He attended New Boston schools and in 1950, he married Emette Brown in Rock Island. She died in 1957. He was a farm laborer in the New Boston area until his retirement in 1959, at which time he moved to Aledo. Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Pauline Garber of Ohio and Mrs. Nellie Locaci of Chicago, and three brothers, Sam of Rock Island, Wilbur of Davenport, and Franklin of Andalusia. He was preceded in death in addition to his wife by a sister and two brothers." [Transcribed 28 May 2009] NOTE: No children were mentioned.
MASTER INDEX CARDS OF OBITUARIES: ESSLEY-NOBLE MUSEUM, 1406 S.E. 2ND AVE., ALEDO, MERCER COUNTY, ILLINOIS 61231; OBTAINED: 27 MAY 2009; BY: SANDRA L. ELKINS JUHL RNBSC, COMPILER & FAMILY GENEALOGIST; firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com>
OBITUARY INFORMATION CARD: "Sect. 1-P. 11-Col. 5; Aledo Times Record Date Dec. 4, 1974
Name: Earl (Poodle) Jacobs
b. Mar. 24, 1900, New Boston
d. Nov. 26, 1974, Aledo hosp., 74 y.
Cem.: New Boston
Par.: Andrew & Mary Anderson Jacobs
Spouse: Emette Brown - 1950 - Rock Island, She d. 1957
Surv.: 2 sisters - Mrs. Pauline Garber of Ohio & Mrs. Nellie Locaci of Chicago. 3 bros. - Sam of Rock Island, Wilbur of Davenport, & Franklin of Andalusia.
His wife, sister & 2 bros. are dec." [Transcribed 28 May 2009]