BENTON - Nikki Matney and Travis Nelson are the parents of their first child, a son, born June 17, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Trenton Dewayne Nelson weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20-inches long.
Nelson, son of Rickey Nelson and Debra Nelson, is a painter.
SIKESTON - Travis and Jamie Qualls are the parents of their second daughter, born at 8:16 a.m. June 18, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Emma Caroline Qualls weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 17 3/4-inches long.
Mrs. Qualls, daughter of George and JoAnn Bard and Lynn and Mary Etta Lancaster, is employed by Missouri Delta Medical Center.
Qualls, son of Jim and JoAnn Arnold and Roger Qualls, is employed by Arvin Meritor.
CAPE GIRARDEAU - Timothy Eugene and Stephanie Lynn Sigman Jr. are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 3:43 p.m. June 20, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Layne Joseph Sigman weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20-inches long.
The former Stephanie Childress, Mrs. Sigman is the daughter of Joe and Ginny Childress of Sikeston. She is a hair designer for the J.C. Penney Styling Salon.
Sigman, son of Tim Sigman and Toni Lucy of Arnold and Dave and Dawn Heigel of Ste. Genevieve, is employed by Cape Electrical Supply.
SIKESTON - Aaron Kyle and Amy Diane Murphy are the parents of their second daughter, born at 6:12 p.m. June 21, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Mara MaKenzie Murphy weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 18 1/2-inches long.
Mrs. Murphy is the former Amy Givens, daughter of John and Rejeania Givens of Sikeston and Malinda Williams of East Prairie. She is employed with Tri County Group XV.
Murphy, son of Mike and Bev Murphy of Sikeston, is employed by SECC in Charleston.
MOREHOUSE - Kevin and Betty Eaton are the parents of their second daughter, born at 4:05 p.m. June 21, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Tanner Louise Eaton weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 19-inches long.
Mrs. Eaton is the daughter of Charlie and Gina McCain of Morehouse and the late Helen McCain.
Eaton, son of Wayne and Edna Eaton of Morehouse, is employed by Arvin Meritor.
Maternal great-grandparents are Buddy McCain of Morehouse and the late Pauline McCain.
Paternal great-grandparents are Lorene Eaton of Morehouse, Opal Roberts of Parma and the late Johnnie Eaton.