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Doris June “Peggy” Jacobs, 88
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Mrs. Doris June “Peggy” Jacobs, 88, of McMinnville died Sunday, Dec. 6, at her residence. 

She was born Dec. 11, 1931, in Warren County, and was preceded in death by father Robert Miller McCorkle, mother Georgia Lee Farless Baker, husband Thomas Vernon Jacobs Jr., daughter Diana Murphy, and grandson Jacob Garrette Haynes. Mrs. Jacobs was a member of Gath Baptist Church.

Survivors include her children Rhonda (Stan) St. Clair, Debra (Dwayne) Hullett, Tammie (David) Haynes, Robert (Michelle) Jacobs, Thomas (Beth) Jacobs, David Jacobs, Bruce Jacobs, and Kevin (Robin) Jacobs, 17 grandchildren, and 16 great-grandchildren.

Funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 9, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Anthony Campbell will officiate. Interment will follow at Smyrna Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 1 p.m. until the time of service at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. Social distancing and the wearing of face masks is strongly encouraged. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Tennessee Kidney Foundation, 37 Peabody Street, Ste. 206, Nashville, TN 37210. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 9, 2020