CHARLESTON - Chandra Charlene Townsend and Warren Bowers Jr. are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born June 18, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Aaliyah NaShay Bowers weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces and was 18 1/2-inches long.
Townsend, daughter of Lavern Townsend and the late Russell Montjoy, is a graduate of Shawnee Community College in Ullin, Ill.
Bowers, son of Alzine Wright and Warren Bowers Sr., is a student at Shawnee Community College.
NEW MADRID - Angel and Renee Garcia are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 10:28 p.m. June 18, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Alesandro Angel Garcia weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 18 1/2-inches long.
Mrs. Garcia is the daughter of Linda Lewis.
Garcia, son of Esteban Garcia Robles and Ignacia Mijangos Jimenez, is a laborer for the Ralph Anderson Lumber Company.
EAST PRAIRIE - Kimberly Ann Layton and Carl Edward Davis are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 9:45 p.m. June 20, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Adreyaunna LaFaye Davis weighed 6 pounds, 11 1/2 ounces and was 18-inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Dawn Patrice Christian of East Prairie and John D. Layton of Charleston.
Paternal grandparents are Mary Edith Davis of New Madrid and Jessie Dwight Davis of Barnhart.
JACKSON - Brian Lynn and Tabitha Ann Thompson are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 6:24 p.m. June 20, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Chloe Adelle Thompson weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20-inches long.
Mrs. Thompson is the former Tabitha Bruch, daughter of Phyllis Bruch and David Bruch of Sikeston and is employed by Famous-Barr.
Thompson, son of Cara Thompson and Brad Thompson of Kelso, is employed by Columbia Construction.
ORAN - Russel Dale and Misty Dawn Friga are the parents of their second child, first son, born at 2:31 p.m. June 21, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Ryan Dale Friga weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20-inches long.
Mrs. Friga is the former Misty Price, daughter of Carolyn and Travis Price of Delta and is employed by the Chaffee Nursing Center.
Friga, son of Rosalia Friga of Oran, is employed by the City of Cape Girardeau Engineering Department.