Ben David Jacobsen of Tickfaw, LA, passed away January 22, 2021, at the age of 58 after a long battle of illnesses. He was born August 13, 1962, to Henry and Betty Jacobsen.

Ben is survived by brothers John (Nancy) Jacobsen, Fred (Sherry) Jacobsen, Dickie Jacobsen, and Henry Jay Jacobsen; sisters Joy (Ricky) Pierre, Julie (Russell) Ribando, Vanessa Mitchell; daughter Lacy Miller; granddaughter Arianra Tobias.

He was preceded in death by parents Henry and Betty Jacobsen; grandparents Henry and Hazel Jacobsen, Baudy and Juanita Bankston; sister Connie Tschantz; nephews James and Jack Jacobsen and Ben Ribando; great uncle Louie.

Ben had a huge heart and loved all his family and friends, some of which he thought of as family especially his friend Leo.

A graveside memorial will be held February 20, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Old Zion Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Natalbany Baptist Church Benevolent Fund.

Ben, you are finally “Gone Home.”

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