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Unless the instructions explicitly tell you to do so, you should not be copying any jars into the Tomcat/lib folder. Unless the code was specifically designed to run in that environment, unpredictable results may occur.
All of the webservice facilities I know of for Tomcat are intended to be part of the webapp, not part of the webserver, and therefore their support jars should be in the webapp's WEB-INF/lib directory.
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Thank you Tim.
I was missing a jar file in my deployment. I added the webservices-rt.jar and it worked.