SCOTT CITY - Charles Kindred and Julie Ann Patterson II are the parents of their fourth child, third daughter, born at 5:47 p.m. July 18, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Macie Lynn Patterson weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19-inches long.
The former Julie Mason, Mrs. Patterson is the daughter of Ronald and Barbara Mason of Scott City.
Patterson, son of Hershel and Nora Patterson of Sikeston, is youth pastor at the First Assembly of God Church in Scott City.
CHAFFEE - Alan Ray and Susan Marie Westrich are the parents of their seventh child, second daughter, born at 11:52 p.m. July 18, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Lauren Jean Westrich weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.
Mrs. Westrich is the former Susan Wright, daughter of Ken and Marie Wright of Jackson and Mary Lou Anderson of St. Louis. She is employed by Sara Lee.
Westrich, son of the late Quentin Westrich and Barbara Spies Westrich, is the grandson of Barbara Welter Westrich of Chaffee. He is employed with Nordenia USA.
VANDUSER - Richard and Tara Wright are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born July 18, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Kendra Alaine Wright weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces and was 17 1/2-inches long. Mrs. Wright is the daughter of Terry Tolle.
Wright, son of John and Paula Wright, is employed with Louis Watkins Farms.
SIKESTON - Amanda Helms and Mitchell Hairston are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 4:58 p.m. July 18, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Emily Faith Hairston weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 18-inches long.
Helms, daughter of Christopher and Pamela Helms, is a student.
Hairston, son of Vic and Caryl Hairston, is a landscaper.