JACKSON - Michael David and Brandi Michelle Greene are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 5:38 p.m. Jan. 4, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Emma Kathryne Greene weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.
Mrs. Greene is the former Brandi Wilson, daughter of Harold Gene and Joyce Wilson of Wardell. She is an applications analyst for the McKesson Corporation.
Greene, son of David and Beverly Greene of Fort Wayne, Ind., is a physical therapist and athletic trainer for Restart at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
EAST PRAIRIE - Ronnie Lee and Leeoma Marie Vinson Sr. are the parents of their second child, first son, born at 2:18 p.m. Jan. 5, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Ronnie Lee Vinson Jr. weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce and was 18 3/4-inches long.
Mrs. Vinson is the daughter of Steven and Lillian Woollums of Canalou.
Vinson, son of Joann Seals and Steven Huff of East Prairie and the late Ronald Vinson, is self-employed.
SIKESTON - Travis and Amanda Harper are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 5:20 a.m. Jan. 5, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Preston Lawrence Harper weighed 1 pound, 13 ounces and was 13-inches long.
Mrs. Harper is the daughter of Karen Richardson and Lee Pemberton.
Harper, son of Glen Harper of Scott City and the late Connie Washburn, works in maintenance for Servpro of Cape and Scott County.
Maternal great-grandparents are William and Lotha Arthur.
CAPE GIRARDEAU - Holly Suzanne Parker and Brad Heath Redfering are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 8:17 p.m. Jan. 6, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center. Kelsey Dawn Redfering weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20-inches long.
Parker, daughter of LaQuita Parker of Bertrand, is a licensed practical nurse.
Redfering, son of Terry and Kathy Redfering of East Prairie, is a pharmacy technician.