ORAN - Michelle A. and Terry L. Eftink are the parents of their third daughter and first son born March 10, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Kara Ann Eftink, who arrived at 5:52 a.m. March 10, 2005, weighed 4 pounds and 13 ounces and was 16-1/2 inches long. Kyle Adam Eftink, who arrived at 5:55 a.m. March 10, 2005, weighed 5 pounds and 14 ounces and was 19-1/2 inches long.
Mrs. Eftink is the daughter of Celina Roy of Chaffee and the late Howard Roy. She is employed as a sales associate for J.C. Penney in Cape Girardeau.
The son of Jim Eftink of Oran and the late Pat Eftink, Eftink is a city mail carrier with the U.S. Postal Service at Chaffee.
MATTHEWS - Traci Michelle and William Lee Wescoat Jr. are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 8:30 a.m. March 11, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Emma LeeAnn Wescoat weighed 6 pounds and was 19 1/2 inches at birth.
Maternal grandparents are Jeannie Feezor of East Prairie and Mr. and Mrs. Johnnie Shands of Oran.
A farmer, Wescoat is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Wescoat of Matthews.
MATTHEWS - Chris and Kristin Jackson are the parents of their first daughter, born at 2:40 p.m. March 11, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Bailee Susanne Jackson weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 inches long.
Mrs. Jackson is the daughter of Penny and Glen Marks.
Jackson, son of Joe and Pam Jackson, is employed at Monsanto Seed Co.