Laverne O. “Bud” Jacobson, 87 of Darlington, passed away Friday, April 27, 2012, at Lafayette Manor in Darlington. He was born Feb. 8, 1925, in Gratiot, the son of Morgan and Gladys (Daily) Jacobson. Per Bud’s wishes, no services will be held. Full obituary in the May 10, 2012 issue of the Republican Journal.