CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA
June 10, 1984 - July 28, 2020
Samantha Jacobo, 36, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2020.
Samantha Ree Jacobo, 36, of Charlotte, NC died July 28, 2020. She passed away at her home surrounded by her loving family. Sammy fought a hard fight against brain cancer for three years. Despite her trials, she always maintained her joy by relying on her God, Jehovah.
She was born in Clifton, ME on June 10, 1984 to Tanya Floyd and Chester James Leighton. She was raised by her loving grandmother, Gloria Greenleaf, and her late grandfather, Larry Floyd. She graduated from Brewer High School and went to the University of Maine. She was active in many sports but especially enjoyed cheering. There she made lifelong friends and enjoyed traveling to visit them frequently.
Samantha was a licensed massage therapist and a coach to mini gymnasts. She dedicated her life to Jehovah on September 25, 2010 and spent 8 years teaching the bible to the public full time.
She was married to Billie Jacobo on April 14, 2009. She referred to him as her true love. Together they raised two children, Isabelle Foster, 21 and Tyce Jacobo, 8. She was a loving wife and mother. She raised her children according to bible principles. She was always creating traditions for the family, such as visiting Panama City Beach every year, or Gift Day, where she would have one special day set aside for games, gift giving, and laughter. She enjoyed sunny days by the pool with her family.
She loved singing and listening to music and enjoyed being a Tia to many nieces and nephews.
She is survived by her husband, Billie Jacobo, her children, Isabelle and Tyce, her grandmother, Gloria Greenleaf, her father, CJ Leighton, her mother, Tanya Clapp, her sister Desi, and her favorite son in law, Caleb Foster. She has many extended family and friends that love her.
The Jacobo Family have entrusted arrangements to Boston's - Roseboro's Mortuary.
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