NEW MADRID - John David and Tonya Palmer are the parents of their third child, second son, born at 4:35 a.m. April 2, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Grae Crisler Palmer weighed 7 pounds, 14 1/2 ounces and was 19-inches long.
The former Tonya LaValle is the daughter of Bobby and Linda LaValle of New Madrid. She is a school nurse for the New Madrid county R-1 School District.
Palmer, son of Jerry and Margaret Palmer of New Madrid, is a sales representative for Agrillance.
CAPE GIRARDEAU - Jason Albert and Jacqueline Marie Priest are the parents of their second child, first daughter, born at 9:05 p.m. April 2, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Kate Judith Priest weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 1/2-inches long.
Mrs. Priest is the daughter of Don and Linda Lawrence of St. Louis.
Priest is the son of Al and Nancy Priest of Sikeston.
Mr. and Mrs. Priest are employed by Steer Transfer.
SIKESTON - Keith and Cindy Rickman are the parents of their second daughter, born at 11:04 a.m. April 3, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Tiffany Lynn Rickman weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19-inches long.
Mrs. Rickman is the daughter of Larry Nolen and the late Glenda Nolen.
Rickman, son of Peggy Weems and Charles Rickman, is a machine operator.
SIKESTON - Katina Rena Estes of Sikeston and Travis Harper of Benton are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 7:49 p.m. April 3, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Landon Ray Estes weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20-inches long.
Maternal grandmother is Brenda Estes.
Paternal grandmother is Connie Sue Washburn.