CATRON - Tracy Bissell is the mother of her first child, a son, born at 8:06 a.m. Jan. 10, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Ashton Lucas Bissell weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 18 1/2-inches long.
Grandparents are Brenda Marlene Howard, Clarence Howard and Polly Martin.
SIKESTON - Charles Eric and Kristi Lynne Ross are the parents of their second son, born at 1:21 p.m. Jan. 10, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Bryce Hunter Ross weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.
The former Kristi Rister, Mrs. Ross is the daughter of Diane Roach of Sikeston and the late Carl Roach and Rickey Rister. She is employed with the Southeast Missouri Title Company.
Ross, son of Jim and Vicci Ross of Essex, is employed by the Robertson Construction Company.
BENTON - James Joseph and Shelly Jane Urhahn are the parents of their third child, second son, born at 2:43 a.m. Jan. 11, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Evan James Urhahn weighed 5 pounds, 4 1/2 ounces and was 17-inches long.
Mrs. Urhahn is the former Shelly Kindle, daughter of Jim Kindle and Jane Taylor of Sikeston and works in the Scott County Courthouse.
Urhahn, son of Jim Urhahn and Barbara Urhahn of Benton, is employed by First Tire and Wheel Incorporated.