Births 12/31/02

Tuesday, December 31, 2002


Daughter to Capt. Shawn and Courtney McLain of Columbia, S.C., Providence Northeast Hospital in Columbia, 1:38 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2002. Name, Madison Paige. Weight, 6 pounds 9 ounces. Second child. Mrs. McLain is the former Courtney Langston, daughter of Steve and Paula Langston of Cape Girardeau. She is a student at Austin Peay State University. McLain is the son of Dave and Phillis McLain of Cape Girardeau. He is serving in the U.S. Army.


Son to Jay A. and Wendy S. Carroll of Alexandria, Va., National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., 11:22 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20, 2002. Name, Dylan Paul. Weight, 8 pounds 4 ounces. First child. Mrs. Carroll is the daughter of Bob and Vera Smith of Weeki Wachee, Fla. Carroll is the son of Joe and Kay Carroll of Cape Girardeau. Jay and Wendy are majors in the U.S. Air Force, stationed in Washington, D.C.


Son to Darin James and Brandie Michelle Bryant of Cape Girardeau, Southeast Missouri Hospital, 7:53 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, 2002. Name, Trenten James. Weight, 7 pounds 11 1/2 ounces. Second child, first son. Mrs. Bryant is the former Brandie Jansen, daughter of Jerry and Linda Jansen of Jackson. She is employed at River City Health Clinic in Cape Girardeau. Bryant is the son of Carl Bryant Jr. of Cape Girardeau, and the late Linda Bryant. He is employed at Kohlfeld Distributing Inc. in Jackson.


Son to Will James and Datra Denise Swapshire of Cape Girardeau, Southeast Missouri Hospital, 9:27 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2002. Name, Christopher Morgan. Weight, 5 pounds 6 ounces. Fourth child, third son. Mrs. Swapshire is the former Datra Lucious, daughter of Quincy and Michelle Lucious of St. Louis. Swapshire is the son of Mary Swapshire of Rock Hill, Mo., and Robert Swapshire of St. Louis. He is employed at Southeast Missouri State University.