BENTON - Patrick A. and Katrina A. Pehm Jr. are the parents of their second child, first daughter, born at 4:25 a.m. June 23, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Alivia Marie Pehm weighed 5 pounds, 4 ounces and was 17-inches long.
The former Katrina Guerrier, Mrs. Pehm is the daughter of Rhonda McVay of Cape Girardeau and Donald Guerrier of Benton. She is employed by the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.
Pehm, son of Rhonda Pehm and Patrick Pehm Sr. of Charleston, is employed by Kentucky Fried Chicken.
SIKESTON - Kristopher Stephen and Melanie Faye Alexander are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 9:12 p.m. June 25, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Kaleb James Alexander weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 21 1/2-inches long.
The former Melanie Belk, Mrs. Alexander is the daughter of Carolyn Belk and David Belk of Diehlstadt. She is employed by M.J.'s Jewelry and Leather.
Alexander, son of Donna Alexander and Steve Alexander of Sikeston, is employed by Atlas Cold Storage.
CHARLESTON - Alicia Ann Verner and Mortis Demon Corbitt are the parents of their second and third children, first sons, born June 24, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. When Marqueas Dezuan Corbitt arrived at 2:35 p.m., he weighed 3 pounds, 7 ounces and was 11-inches long. Marshuntis Dequan Corbitt weighed 3 pounds, 8 ounces and was 14-inches long when he was born at 2:29 p.m.
Maternal grandparents are Shirley Ann Verner and Carl Houston Harrison of Charleston.
Paternal grandparents are Edith Marie Corbitt and Verrell Long of Charleston.
EAST PRAIRIE - Jerred and Erin Jackson are the parents of their second child, first son, born at 11:32 a.m. June 24, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Elijah James Jackson weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19-inches long.
Mrs. Jackson is the daughter of Robert and Beverly Cartwright.
Jackson, son of James and Carla Jackson, is employed by Gates Rubber Company.
SIKESTON - Rick and Cindy Melton are the parents of their third son, born at 1:29 p.m. June 25, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Seth William Melton weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 18 1/2-inches long.
Mrs. Melton, daughter of Pat Reynolds, is a certified pharmacy technician for Missouri Delta Medical Center.
Melton, son of Charles and Shirley Melton, is a driver for Todd's Towing.
SIKESTON - Michael and Dymisha Orozco are the parents of their second son, born at 5:48 p.m. June 25, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Andrew Servero Orozco weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 18 1/4-inches long.
Mrs. Orozco, daughter of Roger and Beverly Rice, Mike Mathis and Melinda Rice, is employed by Atlas Cold Storage.
Orozco, son of Henry and Angelica Toscano, is employed by Good Humor-Breyers.
BERTRAND - Melissa Dodds and Allan Sneeringer are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 12:30 a.m. June 25, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. DaKota Marie Sneeringer weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and was 18-inches long.
Dodds, daughter of Jimmy and Pamela Dodds, is employed by American Home Care.
Sneeringer, son of Elsie Freeman and Wayne Johnson, is employed by Fred's Incorporated.