PERKINS - Mike G. and Suzanne M. Menz are the parents of their fourth child, third son, born at 8:44 a.m. June 2, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Robby Ray Menz weighed 9 pounds and was 21-inches long.
Mrs. Menz is the former Suzanne Agee, daughter of Dennis and Patti Agee of Benton and Betty Agee of Advance and is a postmaster relief worker for the Perkins Post Office.
Menz, son of the late Robby and Vivian Menz, is employed by Perkins Motor Works.
SIKESTON - Benjamin Jason and Jessica Nicole Bryant are the parents of their second child, first daughter, born at 6:04 p.m. June 14, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Juliana Kathrine Bryant weighed 5 pounds and was 18 1/2-inches long.
Mrs. Bryant is the former Jessica Drake, daughter of Tim Drake of Springfield and Janetta Drake of Eldon.
Bryant, son of Terry and Sharon Bryant of Sikeston, is employed by Health Systems Inc.
SIKESTON - Robert M. and Deirdre D. Green are the parents of their second son, born at 1:21 p.m. June 15, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Justice Martin Green weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 18 1/2-inches long.
The former Deirdre Carter, Mrs. Green is the daughter of Shirley Carter and Ray Carter of New Madrid and is a secretary.
Green, son of Barbara Green and Roy Green of Wyatt, is a technician for Bud Shell Ford.
STURGIS, Mich. - Matt and Michelle Smith are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 12:05 a.m. June 15, 2004, at Sturgis Hospital. McKenna Lynee Smith weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 18-inches long.
Mrs. Smith is the former Michelle Manley, daughter of Charles and Janette Manley of Sikeston, Mo., and is a nurse.
Smith, son of Ron and Sue Adams and Don and Sue Smith of Columbus, Ind., is a youth pastor.
EAST PRAIRIE - Jacqueline Thomure and Brian Gephart are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 8:46 p.m. June 16, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Brianna Jo Gephart weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19-inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Pam Manning and Tillis Manning.
Paternal grandmother is Sona Ledbetter.