Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 21, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow and Don Wilson will officiate. Pallbearers will be Ben Jacobi, Jake Jacobi, Justin Jacobi, Wick Jacobi, Art Jacobi, Trey Jacobi, Nick Jacobi, Jack Schulte and J.W. Eidson. Visitation will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 20, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to the Parkinson's Foundation.
Born Jan. 22, 1924, in Quincy, Ill., he was the son of the late Cecil T. Jacobi Sr. and Ethel Virginia Ellston Jacobi. On Jan. 19, 1946, he married Barbara Broyles, who survives of the home. He had lived in Marshall most of his life and was a member of First United Methodist Church in Marshall. He owned and operated Jacobi's Cash Market and was Saline County assessor for 36 years. He was Honorary State Colonel under Gov. Warren Hearnes, was awarded by the Saline County Democratic Club the Harry S. Truman Award and was past president of the State Assessors Association. He was a member of Trilumina Lodge No. 205 A.F. & A.M. in Marshall.
Additional survivors include one daughter, Virginia Schulte of Lee's Summit; three sons, Cecil T. Jacobi III and wife Marlys of Sedalia, Art Jacobi and wife Ginny of Marshall and Les Jacobi and wife Denise of Marshall; one brother, J.W. Charles Jacobi of Canoga Park, Calif.; 15 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Robert V. Jacobi.
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