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Charles and Beth Walker of Herrin, IL are proud to announce the birth of their son, Henry James Walker. Henry was born on October 24, 2013 at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale weighing 8 pounds 2.8 ounces and measuring 21 inches long. He is welcomed home by proud big sister Grace, age 2.
Paternal grandparents are John and Connie Walker of Fairfield, IL. Maternal grandparents are Phillip and Carol Hartke of Teutopolis, IL.
Tyler Brooker and Rashelle Murray of Cisne, Illinois are proud to announce the birth of their son, Tucker Aaron Brooker. Tucker was born on December 2nd, 2013 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon. He weighed 9lbs 2oz and was 20.5 inches long.
The Maternal Grandparents are Kay and Greg Oestrich of Clay City, Illinois, and the late Wesley Murray. Paternal Grandparents are Jennifer and Berton Brooker of Cisne, Illinois. Aunts and Uncles are, Taner, Torey, Logan, Sierra, and Kay Welch. He is welcomed home by two very excited brothers Quinten and Brock.
Shane and Jala Workman of Geff, IL are excited to announce the birth of their second son, Dalton Hendrix Workman. Dalton was born on November 1st, 2013 at 7:37 a.m. at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon, IL. He weighed 7 pounds and was 20 1/2 inches long. He is welcomed home by his proud big brother Mason, age 4. Maternal grandparents are Leon and Sherry Fenton of Johnsonville, IL; Lisa and Lewis Hutson JR of Marion, IL and Charlotte and Johnny Lee of Ridgeway, IL. Maternal great-grandparents are James and the late Doris Fenton of Sims, IL; The late Faye and Win Rose of Fairfield, IL; Wilma Jean and Lewis Hutson SR of Keenes, IL and The late Hershel and Barbara Ramsey of Carmi, IL. Paternal grandparents are Marilyn and Wayne Workman SR. of Orchardville, IL. Paternal great-grandparents are the late Edwin Oren and Lucille Medder of Orchardville, IL and the late Laurene and Raymond Workman SR of Flora, IL.
Jonathan and Marla Lafikes of Fairfield, IL are proud to announce the birth of their son, Liam Reed Lafikes. Liam was born on August 21, 2013 at 1:40 pm. at The Women’s Hospital in Newburgh, IN. Heweighed 7 pounds 12 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. He is welcomed home by proud big sister Addilyn, age 5.
Maternal grandparents are Gary and Peggy Dial of O’Fallon, IL. Maternal great-grandparents are Robert and Regina Jones of Frankfort, KS; Ray and the late Gerry Dial of Paola, KS. Paternal grandparents are George and Diane Lafikes of Glen Carbon, IL. Paternal great-grandparents are Jay and Jovenna Price of Godfrey, IL
Adam and Rebecca Barnett of Aden, IL are proud to announce the birth of their second child. Their daughter, Kira Holly Rayne Barnett, was born September 13, 2013 at St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. Kira was welcomed home by big brother Adam Barnett II, age 2. Maternal grandparents are Cecil and Teresa Trotter of Fairfield and Darren and Christine Downen of Barnhill. Paternal grandfather is Tim Barnett of Fairfield.
WD and Audra Rice would like to announce the birth of their son Wyatt Jenson Rice on August 28th, 2013.
Wyatt was born at St Mary’s Hospital in Evansville and weighed 8 lbs 5 ounces.
He is welcomed home by his Grandparents Carson and Sherry Rutger, Randy Rice and David and Sherry Smith.
His Great Grandparents are the late, Hubert and Viva Johnson, Marie and the late Lyle Rutger, The late Wilbur and Dot Rice, Bob and Barb Scraper and Jo Rector.
Josh Musgrave and Selena Shreve are happy to announce the nirth of their daughter Brynlee Nichole Musgrave. Brynlee was born on July 18th at 9:25 p.m. at Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon. She weighed 7 lbs 8 oz and was 20 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Kerry and Ellen Shreve of Wayne City, IL. Great grandparents are Carolyn and Harold Thomason of Wayne City, IL, Audrey and the late Robert Wegner of Wayne City, IL, Bob and Norma Shreve of Mount Vernon, IL. Great-great grandparents Norma and the late Conard Edmison of Wayne City, IL.
Paternal grandparents are Van and Penny Musgrave of Fairfield, IL. Great grandparents are Sharon Musgrave of Fairfield, IL, Lois and the late Billy Bruce of Fairfield, IL.