Alice M. Jacobs was born on July 12, 1940 in Lydia, South Carolina. She was the daughter of the late Julius Ross and Queen E. Smith. She received her education in the Lamar public schools . Upon relocating to Yonkers, New York in 1960, she began working with United States Postal Service in the White Plains, New York area for 31 years until retirement. She was a member of Community Memorial Baptist Church where she also was a member of the senior choir as active lead vocalist. She also served on the Trustee Board there as well. After relocating back to South Carolina in 2000 she became a member of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church. She also served faithfully on the Senior Missionary Society until her death.
Those left to cherish her memories are her three grandchildren, Andre Jacobs, Latoya Jacobs and Travis Jacobs; six great-grandchildren, Bryson Jacobs, Amare Bush, Aubrey Jacobs, Austin Ford and Tristan Jacobs and Trayvis Jacobs; siblings, Julius Ross and Betty Jacobs; One uncle, Chester Reed; a host of nieces, nephews cousins and other close relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by three sisters and two brothers.