CHARLESTON - Bobby and Denise Burke are the parents of their second child, first daughter, born at 4:46 a.m. Sept. 29, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Brooklyn Joe Burke weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20-inches long.
Mrs. Burke, daughter of Sandra Jones and Albert Jones, is employed by Wendy's.
Burke, son of Sandy Holmes and Larry Holmes, is employed by Hall Transport.
CAPE GIRARDEAU - Jeremy and Raelenna Ferguson are the parents of their second daughter, born at 5:37 p.m. Sept. 30, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Ella Rose Ferguson weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.
The former Raelenna Cook, Mrs. Ferguson is the daughter of Ray and Brenda Cook of Oran. She is a realtor with Century 21 Ashland Realty.
Ferguson, son of Charles and Missy Ferguson of Macomb, Ill., is an associate minister for Mount Auburn Christian Church.
PORTAGEVILLE - Neil and Lisa Froese are the parents of their second child, first son, born at 7:25 a.m. Oct. 2, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Michael Neudorf Froese weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19-inches long.
Mrs. Froese is the daughter of Isaac and Anna Neudorf.
Froese, son of John and Helena Froese, is engaged in farming.
SIKESTON - Jonathan Jared and Ashli Chambers Steward are the parents of their second daughter, born at 1:56 p.m. Oct. 1, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Kyndal Reese Steward weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 19 3/4-inches long.
Mrs. Steward is the former Ashli Chambers, daughter of Robin and Carolyn Chambers of Sikeston. She is a sales associate for ESI.
Steward, son of Fred and Linda Steward of Sikeston, is a fabricator for Steward steel Incorporated.
CHILLICOTHE, Ill. -- Christopher and Sharon Padilla are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 11:43 p.m. October 3, 2004, at OSF Saint Francis Hospital in Peoria. Alex Michael Padilla weighed 8 pounds, 5 1/4 ounces and was 21 1/4-inches long.
Mrs. Padilla is the former Sharon Davidson, daughter of Doris Davidson and Larry Davidson of Morehouse. She is a science teacher for Lowpoint-Washburn High School.
Padilla, son of Sherry Padilla of New Madrid and Tito Padilla of Brooklyn, N.Y., is an engineer for Caterpillar Incorporated.
KELSO - Brian S. and Kim D. Ziegler are the parents of their third daughter, born at 7:24 a.m. Oct. 8, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Ali Meridith Ziegler weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20-inches long.
The former Kim Essner, Mrs. Ziegler is the daughter of Tim and Jeanne Essner of Benton. She is a registered nurse at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.
Ziegler, son of Gary and Roxie Ziegler of Kelso, is a registered nurse at St. Francis Medical Center.
SIKESTON - Christina Patrick and Dustin Williford are the parents of their second son, born at 9:12 a.m. Oct. 4, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Terry Bruce Williford II weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19-inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Jessee Patrick and Donna Patrick.
Paternal grandfather is Terry Bruce Williford.