SIKESTON - Jason Shane and Angie Lynn Keller are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 7:37 a.m. Dec. 31, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Owen Riley Keller weighed 6 pounds and was 19 1/2-inches long.
The former Angie Coram, Mrs. Keller is the daughter of Karen and Elvis Coram of Lowndes and is employed by Auto Zone in Sikeston.
Keller, son of Earl and Kathy Perkins of Sikeston, is employed by Dominion Title in Cape Girardeau.
NEW MADRID - Charles Richard and Jennifer Nichole Stokes are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 9:44 p.m. Jan. 3, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Tyler Dalton Stokes weighed 8 pound, 9 ounces and was 20-inches long.
Mrs. Stokes is the former Jennifer Noles, daughter of Tevis and Carolyn Noles of Sikeston. She is employed in the safety and recruiting department of Pullen Brothers Incorporated.
Stokes, son of Luther and Patsy Stokes of Malden, is manager of the Delta Growers Association Matthews Facility.
DELTA - Erin Marie Jackson and Jason Allen Casper are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 7:24 p.m. Jan. 8, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Kaden Allan Lee Jackson weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.
Jackson, daughter of Randall and Janet Jackson of Delta, is a student at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau.
Casper, son of Janet Casper of Charleston and Mr. and Mrs. Rick Casper of Thebes, Ill., is a welder for the Louisiana Dock Company in Cairo, Ill.