Jacob Webb

Obituary of Jacob Webb

Jacob Wesley Webb, 23, of Concord, passed away Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, from injuries sustained in a vehicle accident.

A celebration of Jacob’s life will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at Cross of Christ Lutheran Church in Concord, where he was a lifelong member. The Rev. Rafe Allison will officiate, and burial will follow in the church cemetery. The Webb family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Gordon Funeral Home in Mt. Pleasant.

Jacob was born in Mecklenburg County, NC, on Sept. 29, 1994, to G. Wesley Webb III and Elizabeth Barrier Webb. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Joe and Pat Barrier and his paternal grandfather, Gary W. Webb, Jr. 

A 2012 graduate of Mt. Pleasant High School and a 2016 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering, Jacob was employed as a supervisor at Great Wolf Lodge. At UNC-Charlotte he played for the Mean Green Rugby Team. He was a member of the MPHS Marching Band and was an Eagle Scout with BSA Troop 84.

In addition to his parents, Jacob is survived by two brothers, Riley Webb and Samuel Webb, and a sister, Alison Webb, all of Concord; his paternal grandparents, Ed and Nell Garrett of Gainesville, Georgia; and a host of aunts, uncles and cousins.

Contributions in Jacob’s memory may be directed to Cross of Christ Lutheran Church, 4500 Rimer Rd., Concord, NC 28025 or Mt. Pleasant High School Band, 700 Walker Rd., Mt. Pleasant, NC 28124.