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Births (published 10/29)

Wednesday, October 29, 2003

SIKESTON - Timothy Clinton and Brandy Gail Taylor are the parents of their second child, first son, born at 6:20 a.m. Sept. 16, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Kolton Jacob Taylor weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19-inches long.

Mrs. Taylor is the former Brandy Phillips, daughter of Gene Phillips and Rhonda Harkness of Sikeston.

Taylor is the son of Sharon Whittley of Sikeston and the late Clinton Taylor.

SIKESTON - Daniel DeKalb and Jill E. Lape are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 8:46 a.m. Sept. 17, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Daniel DeKalb Lape Jr. weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 1/4-inches long.

Mrs. Lape is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Vickery.

Lape, son of Mr. and Mrs. Danny Lape, is employed by Mitchell Insurance.

BELL CITY - Amber Renee Stepp and Joshua Lee Surface are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 5:27 p.m. Sept. 18, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Leigha Renee Surface weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 21 1/2-inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Melissa Stepp of Bell City and Stephon Sadler Jr. of Morley.

Surface, son of Betty Hendrickson and Rusty Hendrickson of Bell City is a factory worker and employed by the Botkin Lumber Company.

BENTON - Darlla Jines and George Parr III are the parents of their fourth child, third daughter, born at 7:11 a.m. Sept. 18, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Mary Katlyn Clara Parr weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20-inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Gary Eschman and Beverly Lurf.

Parr, son of George Arthur Parr II and Rebecca Jean McGrill, is a trailer fabricator.

SIKESTON - Jessica Ila McCoy and Michael Lawson Norwood are the parents of their second daughter, born at 7:14 a.m. Sept. 19, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Miranda Quay Norwood weighed 5 pounds, 4 ounces and was 17-inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Jeff McCoy and Patty McCoy of Sikeston.

Paternal grandparents are Terri Norwood and Kenneth Norwood of Sikeston.

SIKESTON - John and Marilyn Klueppel are the parents of their fourth child, second son, born at 9:38 p.m. Sept. 19, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Vincent Jansen Klueppel weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 18 1/2-inches long.

Mrs. Klueppel is the daughter of Mary Cooney and the late Edward Cooney.

Klueppel, son of Irene and Joe Klueppel, is a chemical and seed sales manager.

CHARLESTON - Richard and Sharetha Johnson are the parents of their third child, first daughter, born at 10:43 a.m. Sept. 19, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Jizandria Jaleesarah Johnson weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.

Mrs. Johnson is the daughter of Sarah Akins.

Johnson is the son of the late Ethel Johnson and Luther Murray.