JACOBS, Philippe Raymond
Phillip Raymond Jacobs, 75, died unexpectedly on Sunday, Nov. 13, 2022, at L. University Jewish Hospital in Shelbyville. Originally from Portsmouth, OH, he was the son of the late Edward Charles and Virginia Alice Mullen Jacobs. He graduated from Wright State University in Dayton, OH with a master’s degree. He was a six-year veteran of the United States Air Force, where he served as a staff sergeant. He retired from LexisNexis as a computer engineer and architect. In his spare time he enjoyed fishing, racquetball, U basketball. of L., horses, cats, boating and working with tractors. While living in Dayton he was a member of the Dumb Bassers Fishing Club. After retiring, he became proficient in repairing tractors, mowers, and other mechanical equipment. He was a lifelong parrot and a Methodist by faith.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Timothy Jacobs.
Survivors include his beloved wife, Bonita “Bonnie” Jacobs of Shelbyville; his son, Guy Jacobs (Meredith) of Lawrence, KS; his daughter, Lauren Jacobs of Tampa, FL; his sister, Linda Gilliland (Monte) of Jackson, OH; four grandchildren, Sabrina and Luke Jacobs of Lawrence, KS, and Nina and Olivia Jaramillo of Tampa, FL, and a host of other relatives and close friends.
The cremation was chosen in accordance with his wishes. A celebration of life service will be scheduled after the holidays.
Webb Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences can be expressed at