Jacob William Meadows, 17 years old, of Ashland and Columbia, passed away Tuesday September 10, 2013 at University Hospital.
Jacob was born October 5, 1995 in Columbia, the son of John Meadows and Jamie Bartelstone Meadows. He was a Senior at Southern Boone County High School in Ashland, a proud member of the High School Marching Band and the Jazz Band. Jacob loved the outdoors. Nature was very important to him. He rescued and nurtured many animals. Jacob's faith was important to him. Jacob had a quick wit and everpresent dry sense of humor.
Memorial services will be held on Friday September 13, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. with visitation from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Ashland Baptist Church in Ashland.
Survivors include his father John Meadows and stepmother Nancy Meadows of Ashland and Jamie Meadows of Columbia, one sister Sarah Meadows of Columbia; his paternal grandmother Lorene Meadows of Aurora.
In lieu of flowers, the family wishes for memorial contributions to the Southern Boone High School Band or to the family, in care of the funeral home.
Arrangements under the Robinson Funeral Home.