Eastern Shore spotlight is designed to spotlight native Eastern Shore individuals who have successfully made great strides in business or sports career. You will read about what they did to get to their success and what they are doing now. This page is also to encourage our youth that they too can accomplish whatever it is they set their minds to do. When we talk about success and accomplishments, we talk about positive achievements and not anything done successfully in a negative way.
Robert "Bob" Jacobs
Robert "Bob" Jacobs was born November 15 1916 in Centreville, MD and was son to John Henry and Linda Victoria Purnell Jacobs(who later married Cato Jacobs who reared Bob as his son). His professional boxing career went unknown to most on the Eastern Shore until his funeral in February of 2006...Read more on Bob Jacobs.