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Births (Published 3/13)

Sunday, March 13, 2005

FRANKFURT, Germany - Harley and Holly McCurter, formerly of East Prairie, Mo., are the parents of their third child, second daughter, born at 2:17 a.m. Feb. 1, 2005, at the Heidelberg U.S. Army Hospital. Morgan Lucille McCurter weighed 7 pounds, 11 1/2 ounces and was 20 1/2-inches long.

The former Holly Lentz, Mrs. McCurter is the daughter of Wanda and Gerome Carey of Benton, Mo., and Steve and Linda Lentz of Vanduser, Mo.

McCurter, son of Larry and Debbie McCurter of East Prairie, is a firefighter and EMT, stationed with the U.S. Air Force in Germany.

Maternal great-grandparents are Charles and Betty Lentz of Blodgett, Mo., and T.E. and Georgia Hicks of Benton.

Paternal great-grandparents are: F.E. and Laura Jane Southard and Edward Morgan of East Prairie.

DEXTER - Brandi Gosnell and Matt Long are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 8:19 p.m. Feb. 1, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Kyan Steven Long weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 19-inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Steve and Carmon Gott.

Long, son of Mike and Kim Long, is employed by Sav-A-Lot in Dexter and the Dexter Pizza Company.

SIKESTON - Mark Anthony and Tina Rena Merrick are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 4:04 a.m. Feb. 2, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Payton Key Merrick weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.

The former Tina Brown, Mrs. Merrick is the daughter of Robert and Brenda Brown of Sikeston. She is general manager for Wendy's in Sikeston.

Merrick, son of Don Merrick and Carolyn Wasbutsky of Sikeston, is area manager for the IBC Corporation - Hostess, Dolly Madison and Wonder Bread in Scott City.

CHAFFEE - James Kyle and Crystal Dawn Moyers are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 6:55 p.m. Feb. 2, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Noah Kyle Moyers weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.

Mrs. Moyers is the former Crystal Long, daughter of Ernie and Carol Long of Bloomfield. She is employed by Eye Care Specialists LLC.

Moyers, son of Ron and Joy Moyers of Chaffee, is employed by William Long Construction.

SIKESTON - Shawn and Elizabeth Massey are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born Feb. 2, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Emilie Brooke Massey weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19-inches long.

Mrs. Massey is the daughter of Scottie and Tina Parks.

Massey, son of Linda Burns and Wesley Massey, is employed by the Murray Planting Company.

DEXTER - Nikki and Jeff Baker are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born Feb. 2, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Shelby Elaine Baker weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 18 3/4-inches long.

Mrs. Baker is the daughter of Ken Sanders and Joyce Sanders.

Baker, son of Donna Baker and Brad Baker, is a cabinet maker.

BENTON - Brittany Danielle Lambert and Rodney Allen Camden are the parents of their second child, first son, born at 2:39 a.m. Feb. 3, 2005, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Brody Allen Camden weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 1/20-inches long.

Lambert, daughter of Cathy Ray of Benton, is a licensed practical nurse.

Camden is the son of Henry and Debbie Leible Jr. of Perryville.