James Raymond Jacobs, 64, formerly of Richmond, Mo., passed away October 23, 2009, in his Blue Springs home.

James Raymond Jacobs, 64, formerly of Richmond, Mo., passed away October 23, 2009, in his Blue Springs home.

In lieu of flowers, donations for expenses incurred are appreciated and may be sent to Laura Alber at 305 South Camden Street, Richmond, MO 64085. Friends are gathering at 1 p.m. at the Ray County museum conference hall, 901 West Royle Street. Call 816-776-2305.