ARTHUR JACOBS

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.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.heslop.com