Arthur C. “Artie” Jacobs, 73, of Bridgeport, OH, died Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV.

He was born April 16, 1943 in Martins Ferry, a son of the late Robert and Ella (Vaness) Jacobs.

Artie worked for Nickles Bakery and retired from Scott Lumber Co. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Freda Jacobs Grimes; and a nephew, William Roberts III.

Surviving are his sister, Dessie Shrieve of Bridgeport; nephews, Bob (Carla) Roberts of St. Clairsville, OH, and Mark (Sheryl) Roberts of West Jefferson, OH; niece, Kim (Lou) Nagy of Bridgeport and great-nephews, Michael Roberts and Adam (Katie) Roberts.

Private services will be held at Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove, OH.

Arrangements by Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH.

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