Cora Elsie Jacobs

b. 1 November 1890, d. 18 January 1974

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Birth*Cora Elsie Jacobs was born on 1 November 1890 at Wirt County, WV.1 
Marriage*She married William Frederick Brown, son of William A Brown and Susan Miller, on 7 September 1912 at Wirt County, WV.2 
Death*Cora Elsie Jacobs died on 18 January 1974 at Rockport, Wood County, WV, at age 83.1 
Obituary*Her obituary published on 19 January 1974 at Parkersburg News, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Mrs. Cora E. Brown, 83, of Rockport, died yesterday at her home.

Born Nov. 1, 1890, the daughter of the late William and Martha Vaught Jacobs, she was a member of the Central Hill Baptist Church, Wirt County, and Daughters of America, Rockport.

She is survived by three sons, Lester C. Brown at home, William E. Brown of Parkersburg, and Virgil L. Brown of Arcadia, FL; one daughter Mrs. Bessie Stephens of Dunbar; and three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband W. Fred Brown in 1962.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Kimes Funeral Home. Burial will be in Limestone Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home after 7 p.m. today.1 
Burial*She was buried on 21 January 1974 at Limestone Cemetery, Rockport, Wood County, WV.1 
Headstone*Headstone on 22 January 1974 at Limestone Cemetery, Rockport, Wood County, WV.3


William Frederick Brown b. 7 January 1885, d. 26 January 1962

Last Edited26 Jan 2011


  1. [S7] Obituary.
  2. [S55] Wirt County WV Marriage Record.
  3. [S113] Headstone.