BENTON - Paul O'Neal and Amy Lynn Bartlett are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 2:26 p.m. Nov. 25, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Mollie Elizabeth Bartlett weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19-inches long.
Mrs. Bartlett is the former Amy Atchley, daughter of Lynn and Joan Atchley of Lilbourn and is a teacher at Kelly Elementary School.
Bartlett, son of Kennith and Jean Bartlett of Scott City, is employed by Sikeston Motors.
Maternal great-grandfather is Cecil Atchley of Lilbourn.
Paternal great-grandmother is Marian Bartlett of Bertrand.
CHARLESTON - John David and Christina Marie Massey are the parents of their second child, first son, born at 7:22 a.m. Nov. 26, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Logan Carter Massey weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 21-inches long.
The former Christina Ketterer, Mrs. Massey is the daughter of Donna Ketterer of Charleston and is a nurse aide for Walker and Associates.
Massey, son of Don and Barbara Massey of Marble Hill, is an associate with Wal-Mart.
BELL CITY - Melissa Sue Scheible and Joseph Jackson Jr. are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 2:56 p.m. Nov. 26, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Colton Andrew Tyrese Jackson weighed 5 pounds, 14 1/2 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.
Scheible, daughter of David Scheible and Anita Scheible of Bell City, is a student and works for the Drive-In at Oran.
Jackson, son of Joseph Jackson Sr. of Baltimore, Md., and Amanda Jackson of California, La., is employed by Bell Mo Seed.
SIKESTON - Scott and Deborah McDowell are the parents of their third child, second daughter, born at 9:19 a.m. Nov. 27, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Zoey Grace McDowell weighed 4 pounds, 8 ounces and was 17-inches long.
Mrs. McDowell, daughter of Rita Mae Kidd, is employed by the Ferguson Medical Group.
McDowell is the son of Bill and Hattie McDowell.
EAST PRAIRIE - Lydia Sneathern and John Castleman are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 5:25 p.m. Nov. 29, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Jones Daniel Castleman weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 18-inches long.
Maternal grandparents are John and Sammie Ponder and Ken and Donna Sneathern.
Castleman, son of Lewis and Kathleen Castleman, is proprietor of Pools by John Castleman.