Mr. Benjamin Jacobo, Sr., age 71, resident of Lockesburg, passed from this life on Monday, June 22, 2020 in the CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System, Texarkana.
He was born to Guadalupe Jacobo Estrada and Maria Felix on January 22, 1949 in Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico. Benjamin married the love of his life, Blanca Estela Jacobo Trevino, on June 13, 1976 in Mexico. He worked construction for Butler Construction Company and enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping. Most of all, he cherished the time spent with his children and grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Bernice Jacobo; one granddaughter, Louisa Camilla Jimenez; and siblings, Francisco, Ester, Maria Luisa and Guadalupe.
He is survived by his loving wife of over 44 years, Blanca Jacobo Trevino; his children, Benjamin Jacobo Marinez, Yadira Jacobo, Yvette Bravo, Benjamin Jacobo and wife Diana, Brenda Eunice Jimenez and husband Raul, Mirna Jacobo and husband Henry Ruiz, Jackeline Jacobo and Luis Javier Jacobo; fifteen grandchildren, Joaquin, Diego, Dominique and husband Raekwon A. Brown, Monique, Matilda, Benjamin III, Nathan, Raul Jr., Annette Michelle, Jazmine Lani, Thomas, Jesse, Marianne Lee, Jacob Isaiah, and Jancarlo; two great-grandchildren, River Lynn and Jasiah; siblings, Adela, Raul, Rasario, Ramon, Benarda, Maria and Rosa; as well as, nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.
Memorial Services for Mr. Benjamin Jacobo, Sr., will be announced at a later time. Arrangements are under the direction of Chandler Funeral Home, De Queen. You may send an online sympathy message at www.chandlerfuneral.com