Mr., Mrs. Jacobs observe 45th anniversary

Barbara E. (Sommers) and Mike (Clyde) Jacobs, of Williamsport, observed their 45th wedding anniversary March 8, 2014.

They were married at the home of the Rev. H.H. Jacobs, grandfather of Mr. Jacobs, in Lewisburg.

The couple are members of Saint John Newberry United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Jacobs, a native of Danville, is the daughter of the late Garnet and Nyle Sommers. She graduated from Warrior Run High School, Turbotville, in 1964. She is employed by the state Department of Transportation, Montoursville, and also by the Postal Service as a sub-rural carrier.

Mr. Jacobs, a native of Williamsport, is the son of the late Annabelle and H.H. Jacobs. He graduated from Williamsport High School in 1961 and served in the Navy. He retired in 2005 from Textron Lycoming.

They are the parents of four daughters, Jennifer A. and Gayle Page, both of Williamsport; Angie M., of Tyler, Fla.; and Lana K. Allison, of Bellefonte.

There are five grandchildren.