Toombs County Middle
Phone: (912) 526-8363
Address: 701 Bulldog Rd., Lyons, GA 30436
Toombs Mourns the Loss of Jacob Strange
Jacob Michael Strange, age 14, of Lyons, died July 22, 2015 in Meadows Regional Medical Center after a sudden illness. He was a rising freshman this upcoming school year at Toombs County High School and played wide receiver for the Bulldogs.
In memory of Jacob Strange, TCMS school counselor, Michael Creamer, will be available at TCMS on Thursday, July 30 from 9:00-11:00 AM. Grief counseling is available to students that have felt the strong impact of Jacob's death.
"TCMS mourns the loss of Jacob Strange. He will be remembered as a great student, classmate, and friend by all those that knew him. Someone as special as he will forever remain in our hearts." - Pamela Sears, Principal
"You knew when Jacob was in the room. His smile was like a light bulb, his words wise beyond his years, and his joy in being with others always visible. It was a pleasure to know Jacob and to talk with him. May our sadness in his loss be overshadowed by the memories we have of this fine young man." - Terri Overstreet, Media Specialist
"Sweet Jacob, you were a teacher"s dream student. You made us all feel like your favorite. You were considerate, kind, and intuitive beyond your years. Thank you for the encouragement you brought into my life. My heart is truly blessed to have known you.....Love and remember you forever." - Mary Ann Tapley, TCMS Career Discovery Teacher
"Jacob was a very special student with a vibrant personality. His laughter was contagious, and he was a friend to everyone. I am very thankful that Jacob was in my class and feel very blessed to have known such a extraordinary person" - Renee Garbutt, 8th Grade SS Teacher
"I will always remember Jacob's smile and how it would light up my classroom. He lived his life for love and was always kind to others. He will always hold a special place in my heart." - Racheal Moran, 8th Grade Math Teacher