Sara Ann Jobe, 75, of Poteau, OK passed away Monday, April 10, 2017 in Ft. Smith, AR. Sara was born January 8, 1942 in Poteau, OK to R.G. & Mary (Robertson) Lucas. Sara taught school for many years. She was a lifelong member of the First Christian Church of Poteau. Sara was instrumental in operation of the Christian Free Clinic for 12 years. She was a devoted school teacher for over 30 years, shaping the lives of countless children and young adults. She was a faithful member of the Epsilon Sigma Sorority. Sara will be remembered for her love of family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Gordon & Larry Lucas; and sister, Mary Sue Lucas.
Survivors include her husband, Earl Jobe of Poteau; daughter & son in law, Stephanie & Jesse Bailey of Ft. Smith, AR; sons & daughters in law, Lucas & Colleen Jobe of Ramstein, Germany; Gordon & Tammy Jobe of Denison, TX; grandchildren, Ryan & Sara Bailey, Jane, Addy, Mathew & Joseph Jobe, Jackson Jobe; sister in law, Mary Helen Lucas of Poteau; nephew, Larry B. Lucas of Oklahoma City; niece, Lacey Lucas of Dallas, TX; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 2 pm Friday, April 14, 2017 at the First Christian Church, Poteau, OK with Gary Vancil officiating. Interment will be in Oakland Cemetery, Poteau, OK.
The family will be at the funeral home on Thursday evening from 5-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.
In lieu of flowers please direct donations to the Poteau First Christian Church Memorial Fund, 208 N. Witte, Poteau, OK 74953 (918-647-3400) or Poteau Boy Scout Troup 30, c/o Jason Bandy, 109 S. Harper, Poteau, OK