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Matt Jacob

Published 9:07am Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Mr. Matt “Hard Luck” Jacob, 60, of Opelika passed away June 2, 2014. He was born  Aug. 23, 1953.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. June 5 at Linville Memorial Funeral Home.

Funeral service will 11 a.m. June 6 at Cowboy Church, 3214 Weoka Road, in Wetumpka with the Rev. Gary Walker officiating and Linville Memorial Funeral Home directing.

He is survived by daughters, Deanna Blake (Phillip), Danny Smith, Cody Shaffer (Lee), Kasey Baker (Jessie) and Teresa Jacob; sister, Bobbi Kennard (Byron); grandchildren, Lauren and Logan Blake, Tyler McLeod and P.J. Smith, Jacob, Caroline, James and Caitlyn Shaffer; nieces and nephews, Jolee Perez (Jesus) and Jamee Baker (Gerald) and beloved pets, Jake and Lady.

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