*Age 97 of Philip, South Dakota, died December 28, 2007, at the Philip Nursing Home.
Haley Stanley Jacobson was born May 18, 1910, at 4:00 o'clock during Haley's Comet, near Nowlin, South Dakota, the son of Peter and Ellen (Ritland) Jacobson. His older brother, Nowlin, was named after the town of Nowlin where his parents farmed and ranched. Stanley received his education in the Nowlin area and graduated from Nowlin High School. His early days he rode the open ranges, sold papers, and delivered milk to their customers.