Miss Reid and Jacobs to exchange wedding vows July 28 in Oxford service

Mr. and Mrs. Lee Edward Reid III of Oxford announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Ashlee Reid, to Patrick Carlton Jacobs, son of James Carlton Johnston and Ellen Ruth Jacobs of Brandon.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Robert and Patsy Astorino of Lead Hill, Ark. and the late William Royce Austin of Joliet, Ill., and the late Edward and Virginia Reid of Clarksdale. The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of the late Amos and Myrtle Jacobs of Pelahatchie, and the late William and Dorothea Johnston of Clinton.

Miss Reid is a 2004 graduate of Oxford High School and a 2008 graduate of the University of Mississippi, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism, minor in English and an emphasis in public relations. She is the public relations coordinator for Trustmark in Jackson. She is a member of the Junior League of Jackson.

Jacobs is a 1999 graduate of East Rankin Academy. He earned a master of business administration with a concentration in finance and economics from Millsaps College in 2012 and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Mississippi College in 2007. He is a commercial lender for Trustmark in Clinton. He is a member of the Jackson Rotary Club.

The couple will exchange vows July 28 at Oxford-University United Methodist Church in Oxford with a reception to follow at The Lyric.




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