Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
November 29, 2011 12:36 pm EST


LEXINGTON — Carol Wise, 77, of Lexington passed away Nov. 27, 2011.

She was born Nov. 28, 1933, in Mansfield, the daughter of Thomas B. and Grace (Hickey) Jacobs. Carol attended Mansfield Business College and truck driving school. She worked for Hartman Electric (retired 1977), drove bus for Richland County Newhope (retired 1995), then worked at DECA Manufacturing until 2006.

Surviving are two daughters, Shirley Davis, Patricia Baich; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a brother, Kenneth Jacobs.

Deceased are parents; infant son, Michael G. Wise; four brothers, Donald Hickey, Ned, Ted and Paul Jacobs; and two sisters, Patricia Durbin and Nancy Lawhorn.

Friends may call Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the lounge of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Mansfield, where the funeral service will follow in the chapel at 5:30 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Pentti Maki will officiate.

Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements; visit

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