Son to Carl Robert and Jamie Leanne Kurtz Jr. of Cypress, Ill., Saint Francis Medical Center, 7:31 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012. Name, Cameron James. Weight, 4 pounds, 4 1/2 ounces. First child. Mrs. Kurtz is the former Jamie Temke, daughter of George Temke of Olmsted, Ill., and Tammy Moake of Cypress. Kurtz is the son of Carl Kurtz Sr. of Mounds, Ill., and Maria Agbayani-Hill of Nixa, Mo. He is serving in the U.S. Air Force.
Son to Evelyn Marie Reed of Mounds, Ill., Saint Francis Medical Center, 8:24 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012. Name, Jai Dynce MyKhel-NaZuri. Weight, 6 pounds, 6 ounces. Second son. Ms. Reed is the daughter of Mary Reed, Curtis Reed and C.J. Johnson of Mounds. She is a home health worker.
Daughter to Anthony John and Jill Suzanne Davis of Jackson, Saint Francis Medical Center, 12:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, 2012. Name, Breanna Claire. Weight, 8 pounds, 5 ounces. Fourth child, first daughter. Mrs. Davis is the former Jill Fisher, daughter of Bob Fisher of Benton, Mo., and Patricia Fisher of Cape Girardeau. She is shift manager at Aldi. Davis is the son of Gene and Pam Davis of Jackson. He is self-employed at A&N Davis.
Daughter to Douglas Darryl Mitchell and Devon Alexandria Simpson of Cape Girardeau, Saint Francis Medical Center, 9:08 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012. Name, Aria Brooklyn Simpson. Weight, 7 pounds, 11 ounces. Ms. Simpson is the daughter of Diane Simpson of Chicago. She is a student. Mitchell is the son of Vinshell Jones of Detroit and Miles Brown of Wardell, Mo. He is a student.
Daughter to Nitosha Colleen Ozment of Jackson, Saint Francis Medical Center, 12:51 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012. Name, Kalia Kay. Weight, 7 pounds, 2 ounces. Fifth daughter. Ms. Ozment is the daughter of Anita Moore and Richard Ozment of Cape Girardeau.
Son to Adrian Tolliver Girard and Deanna Jo Warren of Scott City, Saint Francis Medical Center, 11:57 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012. Name, Eli Tolliver. Weight, 8 pounds, 4 ounces. First child. Ms. Warren is the daughter of Clyde Warren and Diana Warren of Scott City. Girard is the son of Karen Gehl of Cape Girardeau and Mark Girard of Morehead City, N.C. He is employed with Manpower.
Daughter to Stephen Daniel and Jenny Elizabeth Prater of Thebes, Ill., Saint Francis Medical Center, 2:54 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, 2012. Name, Ava LaRaine. Weight, 8 pounds, 7 ounces. Third daughter. Mrs. Prater is the former Jenny Rhymer, daughter of Patricia Rhymer of McClure, Ill. Prater is the son of Steve and Saundra Prater of Thebes. He is owner/operator of Prater's Pest Control.
Son to Cody Edward and Jessica Nicole Dowdy of Scott City, Saint Francis Medical Center, 9:24 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, 2012. Name, Brentley Edward. Weight, 5 pounds, 8 ounces. Second son. Mrs. Dowdy is the former Jessica Flannigan, daughter of Rick and Christina Flannigan of Cape Girardeau. She is employed at McDonald's. Dowdy is the son of Steve and Vicky Dowdy and Dana and Darren Bilderback of Cape Girardeau. He is employed with Manpower.