Rodney E. Jacobs, Jr. Saturday, February 22, 1986 - Friday, July 28, 2017

Rodney E. Jacobs, Jr., 31, KCMO, passed away on July 28, 2017. He was born February 22, 1986 in Kansas City, Missouri to Rodney E. Jacobs, Sr. and Rita (Banks) Jacobs. He was preceded in death by his father; paternal grandparents, Evason and Alice Jacobs; uncle, Wesley Lynn Jacobs; and aunts, Lesley Gibson and Audrey Briggs.

“Boo”, as he was affectionately known, was educated in the public schools of Kansas City, Missouri, graduating from Don Bosco Charter School in 2004. He was employed as a cook for Winstead’s Restaurant.

Rodney will be forever remembered by his family and friends for his generosity, kindness, sense of humor and being overprotective of his family. He leaves to cherish his memory: two sons, Rodney Jacobs III and De’Mari Miller; mother, Rita Jacobs; maternal grandmother, Lou Colbert; sister, Rodnika Jacobs; uncles, Melvin Davey, Phillip Banks (Marshon), Jason Jacobs, Sr., Evason Jacobs; aunt, Colleen Jacobs; great aunts, Onie Gilyard and Mattie Herron’ nephew, Jalen Jacobs; a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be Saturday, August 12, 11:00 a.m. at Duane E. Harvey Funeral Directors. Interment Forest Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at the chapel. Services conducted by Duane E. Harvey Funeral Directors. Condolences may be shared on our website.


Rodney was a special friend and I will forever miss him and so much more