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Eleanor Ruby Wright

Jordan,Paul & Eleanor
Jordan and Paul Wright of Manchester, TN  announce the birth of their first child, a daughter, Eleanor Ruby Wright. Eleanor was born at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN on June 2, at 2:14 pm. She weighed 6 lbs 13 ounces and was 18.75 inches long. Grandparents are Bryan & Stacey Roosevelt of Albion and Roger & Mary Wright of Vincennes, IN. Great grandparents are Marilyn & the late Richard Spruell of Mt. Carmel, Quentin & Ruby Roosevelt, of Albion, Leland & the late Ruth Cantril of Vincennes, IN and Noble & Geraldine Wright of Dyersburg, TN.

Elijah Warren Kelly


Jerod and Katie Kelly of Cisne announce the birth of their first child, a son, Elijah Warren Kelly, born July 1st, 2013 at 3:25  A.M. at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital, Mt. Vernon IL. Elijah weighed 7 pounds 4 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Larry and Jennifer Eckleberry of Cisne. Maternal great-grandparents are the late Jim and Joyce Carter of Fairfield, the late Steve and Nancy Worley of Cisne and Harry and Lois Eckleberry of Fairfield. Paternal grandparents are Pat and Gail Kelly of Johnsonville. Paternal great-grandparents are the late John and Mary Kelly of Johnsonville  and the late Warren and Rheba Troyer of Mt. Erie.

Kadence Elizabeth Thomason


Josh and Emily Thomason of Browns announce the birth of their first child, a daughter, Kadence Elizabeth Thomason, born May 20th, 2013 at 3:20 P.M. at St. Mary’s Hospital for Women & Children, Evansville, IN. Kadence weighed 7 pounds 5 ounces and measured 21 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Jim and Brenda Rush of Fairfield. Maternal great-grandparents are the late Jesse and Betty Rush of Fairfield and Ruth Weger and the late Willard “Pete” Weger of Robinson. Paternal grandparents are Dean and Melinda Thomason of Browns. Paternal great-grandparents are the late Voris and Marie Thomason of Fairfield and the late Owen and Betty Ewing of Browns.

Deakin Leon Dagg


Serenity Noel along with her parents Kenny and Amber Dagg of Fairfield announce the arrival of a new bundle of joy Deakin Leon. He made his debut on April 19, 2013 @ 11:08PM. He tipped the scales at 8lbs 11oz and measured in at 20in. Grandparents are Leon (Teresa) Eastin of Flora, Sherry (Mark) Wells of Mt. Vernon, Sandy (Gary) Bolton of Woodlawn and Leon (Kathy) Dagg of Centralia. Great Grandparents are Lucille Eckleberry of Flora, Clyde Decker of Olney, The late Felix and Lillie Mae Eastin of Flora and the Late Delano and Nadine Dagg of Sandoval. Great-great Grandmother is Avis Decker of Olney.

Dane Christian Demaret


Derek and Amy Demaret announce the birth of their second son, Dane Christian Demaret, born March 14th, 2013 at 4:56 a.m. at St. Mary’s Hospital for Women & Children, Evansville, IN. Dane weighed 7 pounds 13 ounces and measured 19 inches long. He is welcomed by brother, Dominic.  Grandparents are Gordon and Linda Simpson of Fairfield, and Ray and Blenda Demaret of Fairfield. Great-grandparents are Claude and Clarabelle Phillips of Fairfield, Elias and Marjorie Simpson of Fairfield, Neva Sulser and the late George Sulser of Sesser, and Bernadine Demaret and the late Ralph Demaret of Christopher.

Evelyn Ray Bond


Alex and Jessica Bond of Ellery would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Evelyn Ray Bond.  Evelyn was born at The Women’s Hospital in Newburgh, Indiana on April 23 at 9:43 PM weighing 7 pounds 12 ounces and measuring 20.5 inches long.  Maternal grandparents are Mark and Crystal Bunting of Ellery. Maternal great grandparents are Tim & Dotti Ridgely of Parkersburg and Ann and the late Paul Ray Bunting of Ellery.  Paternal grandparents are Daniel and Kimberly Bond of Erie.  Paternal great grandparents are Clyde and Beth Kramer of Erie and James and Martha Bond of Lincoln, Arkansas.

Mya Kate Benoit

Jeremiah and Melanie Benoit of Carterville are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Mya Kate Benoit. Mya Kate was born May 9, 2013, at 7:20pm at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, IL. She weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 19 ¾ inches long.

Grandparents are Candice and the late Butch Beeson of Cisne, Mary and the late Dan Mulligan of Greenup, and Linda and the late Carl Benoit of Bourbonnais. Great-grandmother is Mary Lou Grimes of Cisne.”

Adalynn Elena McTaggart


John and Ashley McTaggart of Fairfield would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Adalynn Elena McTaggart. Adalynn was born March 27, 2013, at 6:23 pm at Good Samaritan hospital in Mt.Vernon, Illinois. She weighed 7 pounds 7 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. She was welcomed home by her parents, big sister Kloee, and big brother Kaylon. Adalynns maternal grandparents are Jim and Diana Burke of Fairfield and John and Chrissy Gabbard of Wayne City. Maternal great grandparents are Thelma Williams of Johnsonville, Connie and the late Gerald Williams of Fairfield, and John and Judy Gabbard of Sims. Maternal great-great grandparents are Roberta and the late Clarence of Fairfield and Dorotha and the late Albert Beasley of Fairfield. Paternal grandparents are Lena and the late John McTaggart of Fairfield. Paternal great grandparents are Don and Nina Taylor of Grayville.

Aubrey Evelyn Dawkins

baby picKyle and Lori Dawkins of Louisville, KY are pleased to announce the arrival of their daughter, Aubrey Evelyn Dawkins. Aubrey was born at Baptist East Hospital in Louisville, KY on January 21, 2013 at 7:15 p.m., weighing 6 lbs 13 ounces and measuring 20 inches long. Aubrey was welcomed home by her big sister Charlotte, 2.
Maternal grandparents are Pam Morris and Ed and Cindy Morris, all of Louisville, KY.
Paternal grandparents are Steve and Debbie Dawkins of Fairfield.
Photo by Dede Holman Photography, Louisville, KY.

Liam Tab Rutherford

Liam Tab Rutherford
Born 7:44 am May 16th 2013 at St. Marys Mt. Vernon
Weight 9LBS 11OZ
22″ Long
Parents: Chad and Ashley Rutherford of Fairfield
Sister: Lillian Estelle Rutherford
GrandParents:  Dave and Kathy Rutherford of Fairfield 
        Danny and Pam Thomason of Sims

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