CAPE GIRARDEAU - Melissa Renee Allen and Damon Cartzell McCluney are the parents of their second daughter, born at 10:39 a.m. Aug. 11, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Ariel Brianna Allen weighed 5 pounds and was 17 1/2-inches long.
Maternal grandmother is Charline Allen of Charleston.
SIKESTON - Stephen Dallace and Michelle LeAnn Hamra are the parents of their fourth child, second daughter, born at 7:51 p.m. Aug. 11, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Sophie Isabelle Hamra weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 21-inches long.
Mrs. Hamra is the former Michelle Zimmerman, daughter of Chuck and Kathi Smith of Bloomfield.
Hamra, son of Ronnie and Linda Hamra of Sikeston, is employed with Sikeston Public Schools.
CHAFFEE - Shawn Michael and Charisse Ann Sladek are the parents of their second son, born at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 12, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Keaton Michael Sladek weighed 9 pounds, 6 1/2 ounces and was 20 1/2-inches long.
The former Charisse Garner, Mrs. Sladek is the daughter of Donna Corn of Scott City and Gary Garner of Natchitoches, La. Sladek, son of Paula Niswonger of Cape Girardeau, is employed by Morlan Dodge in Sikeston.