LILBOURN - Troy O'Dell Hall and Tina Michele Jackson are the parents of twins born Jan. 31, 2005, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Daniel O'Dell Marion Hall, who was born at 7:49 a.m. Jan. 31, 2005, was 4 pounds and 19-inches in length. Dustin Michael Marion Hall, who was born at 7:49 a.m., weighed 4 pounds and 7 ounces and was 17 inches long.
Jackson is the daughter of Betty Lawson of Fordland and Paul A. Lawson of Monticello, Ark. She is employed by the Visiting Nurse Association at Kennett.
Hall, the son of Viddie Hall and George Hall of Hayti, is self-employed.
Charlene Carter and Ronny Ray are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 12:54 p.m. Feb. 7, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Michael Lee William Ray weighed 6 pounds and 14 ounces and was 18-1/2 inches long.
Carter is the daughter of the Rev. William and Charlotte Morris and works as an administrative assistant.
Ray is the son of Bettye Ray and is a utility man.