Gordon Jacobs (1928 – 2014) was born in Wells on 24 September, one of eight children. During World War II he joined the RAF and after the war became a Chartered Surveyor, working for the Government’s Estates until his retirement in 1991. Gordon enjoyed travelling the world, playing golf, and taking care of his many dogs. He married wife Jean in 1952 and they had two children: Andrew and Fiona.
Tribute to Gordon Jacobs delivered at a Humanist funeral arranged by their family, (2014).