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Births (published 9/23)

Monday, September 23, 2002

EAST PRAIRIE - Heather Marie Siars is the mother of her second child, first son, born at 11:21 p.m. Aug. 26, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Christopher John Siars weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces.

Grandparents are Terry Wayne Counts and Patricia Ann Counts.

EAST PRAIRIE - Ronald Flynn and Trina Morgan Ray are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 3:23 a.m. Aug. 22, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Anna Morgan Ray weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and was 19-inches long.

The former Trina Morgan, Mrs. Ray is the daughter of Terri Upchurch of Sikeston and Thomas Morgan of Poplar Bluff. She is a dental assistant for Dr. Timothy P. Rausch.

Ray, son of Chester and Sharon Shockney of East Prairie and the late Ronnie Ray, is a foreman for McTigue Construction.

Great-grandparents are Tommy and Anna Upchurch and Jack and Ruth Morgan of East Prairie.

BENTON - Melvin Eugene Lomax and Ashley Nichole Holmes are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 1:38 a.m. Aug. 26, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Deshawn Christopher Lomax weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Tom and Sara Powers of Scott City and Terry and Sheri Holmes of Oran.

Lomax is the son of Randy and Sheila Byassee of Benton and Melvin Lomax Sr. of Highpoint, N.C.

SIKESTON - Jonathan Dean and Candace Nicole Wheeler are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 4:40 p.m. Aug. 26, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Treyce Alexander Wheeler weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 18 1/2-inches long.

Mrs. Wheeler is the daughter of Jimmy Dale Farris and Glenda Farris.

Wheeler, son of Janice Elizabeth Hughes and Johnny Irvin Wheeler, is a sales associate.

SIKESTON - Travis Burger and Jennifer Brown are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 2:26 p.m. Aug. 26, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Noah Garrett Burger weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 20-inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Vernon and Anita Brown of Sikeston.

Burger, son of Bobby Burger of Benton and Jim and Robin Kindle of Sikeston, is a sales representative with Bening Motor Company.

ST. CHARLES - Mike and Roxanne Davenport are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 5:42 a.m. Aug. 26, 2002, at DePaul Hospital in St. Louis. Connor Jack Davenport weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce.

The former Roxanne DeReign, Mrs. Davenport is the daughter of Linda Crader of Oran and Tom DeReign of Sikeston and is employed with Child Support Enforcement in St. Charles.

Davenport, son of Kathy Ritchie of Cedar Hills, is a corrections officer for St. Charles County.

CHARLESTON - Henry and Vanessa Davis are the parents of their third son, born at 1:21 p.m. Aug. 28, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Elmer Elijah Kind Davis weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 1/2-inches long.

Mrs. Davis is the daughter of Odessa Johnson.

Davis, son of Lee Henry Davis and the late Emma Lee Davis, is a correctional officer.