CAPE GIRARDEAU - Kristin Elizabeth Smith and Teddy Leo West are the parents of twin daughters, born Oct. 26, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. When Makayla Dawn West arrived at 6:23 p.m., she weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20-inches long. Makenzy Leanne West weighed 5 pounds, 4 1/2 ounces and was 18-inches long when she was born at 6:25 p.m.
Maternal grandparents are Angie and Keith Latham of Jackson and Kevin Smith of Elizabeth City, N.C.
West, son of Karla West of Morehouse and the late Ted West, is employed by Gilster Mary Lee.
JACKSON - Dana Jo King and Daniel Phillip-Houston Gause are the parents of their second child, first daughter, born at 2:48 a.m. Nov. 11, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Dylana Jo-Marie Gause weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 19-inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Cindy and Robin King of Jackson.
Paternal grandmother is Donna Gause of Cape Girardeau.
Maternal great-grandparents are Kenneth and Norma Blankenship of Benton.
Paternal great-grandmother is Carolyn McFadden of Cape Girardeau.
BERTRAND - Tasha Lynn Evans and Jonnie "JR" Ross are the parents of their third child, first son, born at 6 a.m. Nov. 2, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Jaquan Demetrius Lee Ross weighed 4 pounds, 8 ounces and was 18 1/2-inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Cindy and Gary Wylde of Charleston.
Paternal grandparents are Jonnie Fennell of Charleston and Lou Farris of Blytheville, Ark.
Maternal great-grandfather is Tommy Franklin of Charleston.