SIKESTON - Christine Cathey of Sikeston and Adam Morgan of New Madrid are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 7:20 a.m. Oct. 10, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Joshua Thomas Morgan weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20-inches long.
Cathey is the daughter of Jeanna Bilderback, Mark Bilderback and David Cathey.
Morgan, son of Rachel Emma Lou Morgan and Calvin Junior Morgan, is a laborer for Loxcreen.
CHARLESTON - Atori Shalon Moton and Eric Gill are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 5:40 p.m. Oct. 10, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Malia Tah-Shay Moton-Gill weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Teresa Moton of Charleston and Albert Smith of New Madrid.
Gill, son of Cathy Gill and Edward Gibbs of Howardville, is employed by Gates Rubber Company in Charleston.
EAST PRAIRIE - Codi Diane Wallace is the mother of her first child, a son, born at 2:45 p.m. Oct. 12, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Colton Hunter Wallace weighed 5 pounds, 9 ounces and was 18-inches long.
Grandparents are Karen Lee of Bernie and Mike Grissom of East Prairie.
LILBOURN - Richard L. and Teresa G. Faries are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 8:17 p.m. Oct. 12, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Hannah Marie Faries weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19-inches long.
The former Teresa Carrell, Mrs. Faries is the daughter of the late George and Agnes Carrell. She is a clerk at Wink's Convenience Store in New Madrid.
Faries, son of Von Faries of Cape Girardeau and the late Virginia Faries, is a cure operator for Gates Rubber Company in Charleston.