BENTON - Kathy Garrison is the mother of her second child, first daughter, born at 3:16 p.m. Aug. 19, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Emma Rose Dickerson weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 20 inches long at birth.
Garrison, daughter of Ken Garrison of Matthews, is a nurse at Saint Francis Medical Center.
WYATT - Sharon and Zachary Smith are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 1:54 p.m. Aug. 23, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Kaitlyn Renee Smith was 9 pounds 2 ounces, and 20.75 inches long at birth.
Paternal grandparents are Don and Tonya Evans of Wyatt. Maternal grandparents are Don and Tonya Evans of Charleston.
Mrs. Smith is a teacher at the 5th Grade Center in Sikeston.
Smith is employed for HWPI in Sikeston.
CHARLESTON - Shytoria K. Davis and John J. Hamilton are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 12:07 a.m. Aug. 28,2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Jazzmarya Kayshiona Hamilton was 5 pounds, 9 ounces and was 19 inches long.
Davis is the daughter of Douella Hart and is a babysitter.
Paternal grandparents are L.V. Jones and Pauline Hamilton.
DEXTER - David and Stephanie Tucker are the parents of their fifth child, a son, born at 8:16 a.m. Aug. 29, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Jonathan Dawson Tucker weighed 8 pounds, and was 19 1/4 inches long.
Mrs. Tucker is the daughter of Jack and Regina Schaefer.
The son of Gary and Cheryl Hadley, Tucker is employed as a meat cutter.
CHARLESTON-Tanika Spence and Marcus Turk are parents of their second daughter, born at 4:16 a.m. Aug. 28,2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Marneka Katrice Turk weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 18 1/4 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Ronnie and Sharon Riggens of Charleston.
Paternal grandparent is Tina Turk of Sikeston.