BERTRAND - Leonard S. and Christy D. Gillespie are the parents of their second daughter, born at 12:28 a.m. Aug. 19, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Khia Cameran Gillespie weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20-inches long.
Mrs. Gillespie is the former Christy Dawson, daughter of JoAnn and James Dawson.
Gillespie is the son of Creasy Gillespie.
OCOEE, Fla. - James Jay and Jaclyn Gail McMahel are the parents of their second son, born at 2:57 p.m. Aug. 18, 2004, at the Arnold Palmer Hospital for Women and Children in Orlando. Trey Adam McMahel weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 1/2-inches long.
Mrs. McMahel is the former Jaclyn Smith, daughter of Gail Smith Hennecke, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., and Michael Adam Smith of Cape Girardeau, Mo. She is secretary in the Department of Global Engineering at Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista.
McMahel, son of Elaine Getchius of Sarasota, Dick Johnson of Pompano Beach and Duane and Carolyn McMahel of Lafayette, Ind., is a web designer in Orlando.
BALLWIN - Dawson and Shelly Rolwing are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 1:54 p.m. Aug. 18, 2004, at Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis. Connor Dawson Rolwing weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 21-inches long.
The former Shelly Gillilan, Mrs. Rolwing is the daughter of Dave and Linda Gillilan of Lake Ozark. She is a certified meeting professional.
Rolwing, son of Hunter and Dixie Rolwing of Charleston, is a sales manager for e-Med Technologies.
Maternal great-grandparents are Dean Gillilan of California, Mo., and the late Margaret Gillilan and Leo and Lucy Engelbrecht.
Paternal great-grandparents are Mary Carolyn D. Burrows of New Madrid and the late Pete Dawson and F.D. and Margaret H. Rolwing.
SIKESTON - Jennifer Corbin and Roy Ward II are the parents of their second child, first daughter, born at 8:16 a.m. Aug. 20, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Kaitlyn Jewel Ward weighed 6 pounds and was 18 1/2-inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Jerry and LaDonna Corbin.
Ward, son of Roy and Anna Ward Sr., is employed by Brown Shoe.
EVANS, Ga. - Scott and Anne Duplantis are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 1:02 p.m. Aug. 20, 2004, at University Hospital in Augusta. Katie Ella Duplantis weighed 8 pounds and was 21-inches long.
Mrs. Duplantis is the former Anne Brotherton, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Brotherton of Kewanee.
Duplantis, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Duplantis of Lafayette, La., is an engineer for Club Car Inc. of Augusta.
HOWARDVILLE - Lacrisha Branch and Charlie Resonno Jr. are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 5:16 p.m. Aug. 21, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. JaDarius Treyshawn Resonno weighed 4 pounds, 15 ounces and was 18-inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Velma Treadwell and Johnny Treadwell.
Paternal grandparents are Janice Resonno and Charlie Resonno Sr.
CAPE GIRARDEAU - James Michael and Andrea Jewel Bowling are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 6:59 a.m. Aug. 21, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Emily Brooke Bowling weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20-inches long.
Mrs. Bowling is the former Andrea Petzoldt, daughter of Raymond and Donna Petzoldt and Eula Niswonger of Jackson. She graduated in May from Southeast Missouri State University.
Bowling, son of Mike and Pam Bowling of Cape Girardeau and John and Sheila Armbruster of Sikeston, is employed by Tom's Snacks.
Paternal great-grandparents are Helen Bowling of Bloomfield and Gene and Pansey Woodruff of Dexter.
BENTON - Gregory Newton and Andrea Kay Heuring are the parents of their second child, first daughter, born at 12:10 p.m. Aug. 23, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Mallory Rayvin Heuring weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.
The former Andrea Swallows, Mrs. Heuring is the daughter of Ray and Chris Swallows of St. Louis. She is employed with Scott County Central Schools.
Heuring, son of Bill and Barbara Heuring of Sikeston, is employed by Cott Beverages.
BELL CITY - Melissa Ann and Don Howard Bewley Jr. are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 11:17 p.m. Aug. 25, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Owen Cooper Lovins-Bewley weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces and was 20 1/2-inches long.
The former Melissa Lovins, Mrs. Bewley is the daughter of Linda and James Lovins of Bernie. She is an engineer with Heritage American Homes.
Bewley, son of Kay Hanks of Sikeston and the late Don Howard Bewley Sr., is a chemical applicator for Royster Clark.
CAPE GIRARDEAU - Joni A. Self and Chad Lee Woollums Sr. are the parents of their fifth child, third son, born at 5:32 a.m. Aug. 26, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center. Chad Lee Woollums Jr. weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 1/2-inches long.
Self, daughter of Virginia Wood and Gary Wood of Chaffee and Johnny Self of Kansas City, is employed by the Concord Publishing House.
Paternal grandparents are Terry and Peggy Rawls of Sikeston and Raymond and Cerendia Woollums of Dexter.