SIKESTON - Patrick and Kari Murphy are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 12, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Collin Michael Murphy weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 19 1/4-inches long.
Mrs. Murphy, daughter of Charles and Sue Pratt, is employed by Missouri Delta Medical Center.
Murphy, son of Gerald and Pat Sitz, is employed by the Farmers Insurance Group.
WYATT - Renauda Kent and Richard Ware are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 6:14 p.m. Feb. 16, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Tyrell Kevondre Ware weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20-inches long.
Kent, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Kent Jr., is a certified nurse aide.
Ware, son of Della Mae Ware and the late Jimmie Strawford, is employed by Travel Centers of America.
CAPE GIRARDEAU - Robert R. and Becky L. Stein are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born Feb. 16, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Hallie Ann Stein weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces.
The former Becky Brown, Mrs. Stein is the daughter of Jean Ann Wilson of Grayridge and is employed by Nell Holcomb School.
Stein, son of Ginny Anderson of Powersite, is employed by Delta High School.
NEW MADRID - Letitia Bissel and James Fields are the parents of their third child, second son, born Feb. 20, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Shelby Jacob James Fields weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19-inches long.
Maternal grandmother is Sandra Kimball.
Paternal grandmother is Sheila Fields.
SIKESTON - Roy and Stephanie Colwick are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 5:52 p.m. Feb. 20, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Ainsley Paige Colwick weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19-inches long.
Mrs. Colwick is the daughter of Jimmie and Sue Combs.
Colwick, son of Bill and Donna Colwick, is employed by Allen Foods Incorporated.
CAPE GIRARDEAU - B.J. and Sarah Jane Bruenderman are the parents of their second child, first son, born at 2:51 a.m. Feb. 9, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Bryce Logan Bruenderman weighed 9 pounds, 12 ounces and was 22-inches long.
The former Sara Morrow, Mrs. Bruenderman is the daughter of Terry and Nancy Weismueller of Chaffee and Michael Morrow of Wappapello. She is employed by Cape Girardeau Physicians Associates.
Bruenderman, son of Dave and Joyce Bruenderman of Cape Girardeau, is employed by Ryder Transportation.
EAST PRAIRIE - Jody and Star Latamondeer are the parents of their third child, second daughter, born at 12:47 a.m. Feb. 11, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Sarah Elizabeth Latamondeer weighed 4 pounds, 8 ounces and was 16-inches long.
Mrs. Latamondeer is the daughter of Sandra and Mike Davis of East Prairie.
Latamondeer, son of Linda and Jimmy Weakley of East Prairie, is a farmer with Mark Dugan Farms.
MARSTON - Christopher and Kimberly Ash are the parents of their second daughter, born at 1:47 p.m. Feb. 18, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Hayley Nicole Ash weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20-inches long.
Mrs. Ash is the daughter of Joyce and Freddie Williams and Jerry and Cheryl Burnham.
Ash, son of Carolyn Meyer and the late Samuel Laudell Ash, is employed by Farmers Storage Incorporated.