Jo Ann Jacobs

October 6, 1949 ~ June 15, 2019 (age 69)


Quietly and without a word of warning, Jo Ann Jacobs, entered into Eternal Rest on Saturday, June 15, 2019. She was born on October 6, 1949, daughter of the late Charles “Charlie” and Ada “Dorothy” Fleming, of Moberly, MO.

Jo Ann graduated from Moberly Junior College High School Division with the Class of 1967.  She worked as a seamstress in Kansas City and Moberly, Mo and as a sales associate at Lillian Vernon, in Williamsburg, VA.  Most recent, Jo Ann worked as a sales associate at 7-Eleven on Pocahontas Trail in Williamsburg, where she was beloved by co-workers and customers.  She enjoyed traveling, reading, and spending time with family and friends.

Jo Ann leaves precious memories with her children, Ron Roebuck, of Williamsburg, VA, and Paula Jeffries (Jody), of Portsmouth, VA; grandchildren, Matthew and Amanda Jeffries, of Portsmouth, VA; brothers, Roy Fleming, of Augusta, GA and David Fleming (Rhonda), of Deland, FL; nephews, Brian Fleming and Rob Fleming (Gale); niece, Sarah Fleming Keast (Mike); great-nephews, Mason and Devin; great-nieces, Karena, Evelyn and Ruby; and many other family and friends.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2019, in Whiting’s Chapel.  Interment will be at a later date in Moberly, Missouri.

The family of Jo Ann wish to thank the Grove community, all family and friends for your outpouring of support and love.

Professional services entrusted to the staff of Whiting’s Funeral Home, 7005 Pocahontas Trail, Williamsburg, Virginia  23185.  757-229-3011.

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June 21, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Whiting's Funeral Home
7005 Pocahontas Trail
Williamsburg, VA 23185

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