Janis M. Jacobson, Jan.18, 1920 — Feb. 23, 2014, of Columbia

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 | 4:58 p.m. CST

COLUMBIA — Janis M. Jacobson, 94, of Columbia passed away February 23, 2014 at her home.

Janis was born January 18, 1920 in New York, NY, to Alexander and Dora Jacobson.

Janis was the head accountant for the Fisher Corporation for 42 years. She was a very valuable asset to the Fisher Corporation in New York, NY. Janis was a loving friend to humans and animals. She was a Godmother to both of her nieces, Anne Marie and Kathy.

Survivors include her nephew, Alexander Donald Jacobson; three nieces, Kathy Flanagan, Anne Marie Flanagan, and Cheryl Jacobson; and a very special friend, Beverly Mathews.

Janis was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Danny; a sister, Claire; and two brothers, Cecil and Seymour Erving.

There will be a memorial service on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home.

Tributes can be left online at

Like what you see here? Become a member.

Show Me the Errors (What's this?)

Report corrections or additions here. Leave comments below here.

You must be logged in to participate in the Show Me the Errors contest.