John Michael Jacobs III “Luan”, 12, of Seadrift, passed away July 27, 2019. He was born June 27, 2007 in Port Lavaca to Julie Nguyen and John Michael Jacobs II.
John was a pirate at Seadrift Middle School. He could be found outdoors, fishing, bird hunting, camping, hanging out with friends and training his dogs Bandito, Bo, and Eros. He loved basketball, especially the Golden State Warriors, playing Fortnite with his friends, and being a Boy Scout in Troop 106.
He is survived by his mother and best friend, Julie Nguyen and her fiancé, Louis Warren; father, John Jacobs Jr.; grandmothers, Van Nguyen “Ba” and Alvina Sanchez “Momo”; grandfather, John Jacobs Sr. “Popo”; halfsister, Caslyn Jacobs; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Canh Nguyen.
Family and friends are welcome to pay their respects from 3-6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2, at Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home. A visitation celebrating John’s life will follow from 6-7 p.m. with a Rosary service at 7 p.m. at the funeral home chapel. Funeral Mass will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, at Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church followed by the funeral procession to Seadrift.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.richardsoncolonial.com.