Lillie Paige Jeannette (Riggs) Jacobs passed from this life on Friday, April 7th, 2017, at the age of 84 in Spencerville. She was born May 13, 1932 to Edward Riggs and Mamie Marie (Bearbo) Riggs in Clinton. Jeannette married David Jerome Jacobs February 14, 1958, and together had nine children. Jeanette loved to spend her time beading, fishing, reading, and doing crossword puzzles. The most important thing to Jeannette was spending time with her family. Jeannette will be greatly missed by all of those who love her. Jeannette is preceded in death by her parents Edward Riggs and Mamie Marie (Bearbo) Riggs; sister, Elizabeth Riggs Rodriguez and son, Walkup Kendal Tallbear. She leaves behind a loving family that includes her husband, David Jerome Jacobs of the home; her children, Stacey Jerome Jacobs, Roderick Milton Jacobs, David Howard Jacobs, Naomi Gamez, Rachael Olvera, Leah Cline, Freddie Tallbear, Kenny Tallbear and Robert Lee Holmes; 16 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren; as well as other relatives and a host of friends. Funeral service will be held Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 2 o'clock p.m. at Burkhart Funeral Service Chapel in Antlers. Cremation Services are provided by Burkhart Funeral Service of Antlers. Relatives and friends are invited to sign the guestbook or send private condolences online at www.burkhartfuneralservice.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Burkhart Funeral Service in Antlers.
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