Jackferts Celebrate 65th

Henrietta and Eddie Jackfert of Wellsburg celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Thursday, Aug. 16.

They were united in marriage Aug. 16, 1947 at First Presbyterian Church, Wellsburg, with the Rev. James Henry officiating.

Ed Jackfert served five years with the Army Air Corps during World War II. He later retired as a special agent in the Intelligence Division of the Internal Revenue Service after 27 years’ service.

They have two daughters, Jody and Janice of Tampa, Fla., and a deceased son, Dr. Kent Jackfert. They have a daughter-in-law, Jennifer; four grandchildren and a great-grandchild.