Ray Harold Jacobs

December 8, 1951 ~ January 6, 2024 (age 72) 72 Years Old


Ray Harold Jacobs, 72 of Austin Farm Rd, Exeter, RI, died peacefully on Saturday January 6, 2024. He was the beloved husband of Patricia (Thornley) Jacobs.

Born in Revere, MA on December 8, 1951 he was the son of the late Harold F. and Mary (Faulkner) Jacobs.

Ray was a Propane Service Technician and was well known around South County for keeping families homes warm and cooled depending on the season.

He was an avid NASCAR, drag car and automobile enthusiast. He also enjoyed spending time with his family, friends and at his home in Exeter and he will be remembered for his love of animals.

Besides his loving and devoted wife of 53 years he will be sadly missed by his two children, Vince Jacobs (Kelley) of Killingly, CT and Kimberlie Brown (Bill) of Exeter, RI. He was the loving grandfather of Lauren, Billy, Ashley and Hannah.

The Jacobs family will greet relatives and friends on Saturday January 13, 2024 from 2-6 at the S.R. Avery Funeral Home, 3A Bank St. Hope Valley, RI. Funeral service and burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to ALS Association 1300 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 600 Arlington, VA 22209,

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January 13, 2024

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
S. R. Avery Funeral Home
3 A Bank St.
Hope Valley, RI


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