NEW MADRID - Christopher and Machelle Ramsey are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 5:34 p.m. Oct. 6, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Remington Kent Ramsey weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 20.75 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Sheila Vaughn and the late Jackie Vaughn. Maternal great-grandparents are Larry and Carol Hoilifield.
Paternal grandparents are Wally and Freda Ramsey. Paternal great-
grandparents are Della Ramsey and the late Glen Ramsey.
MATTHEWS - Paula Barnett and Clarence Howard are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 2:21 p.m. Oct. 9, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center at Sikeston. Clarence Otis Howard III weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long.
Maternal grandparent is Mary Barnett.
Paternal grandparent is Marlene Howard.
JACKSON - Whitney Dietl and Drew Cole are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 12:13 p.m. Oct. 9, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center's Family BirthPlace in Cape Girardeau. Lillie Marie Cole weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 19 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Bob and Cathy Dietl of Jackson.
Paternal grandparents are Dinelle and Frank Enos of Sikeston and Denny and Linda Cole of East Prairie.