Chico and Deanne Cervantes of Belle Rive would like to announce the birth oåf their first child, a daughter.
Alixandra Michelle Cervantes was born Feb. 4, 2013, at Carbondale Memorial Hospital at 8:19 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 4.4 ounces and was 19 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Janet Veteto of McLeansboro and William "David" Cluck of McLeansboro. Great-grandparents are Mary Cluck of McLeansboro and the late Charles and Frieda Gunter of McLeansboro.
Paternal grandmother is Sheila Beckman of Marion. Aunt is Ashley Hall of Mt. Vernon and uncle is Matthew Cervantes of Centralia. Great-grandparents are the late Vernon and Wilma Sams of Broughton.
Collin Robert Eugene Maxey was born 7:08 p.m. Feb. 11, 2013, at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon.
He weighed 6 pounds and was 18 1/4 inches long.
Collin is the son of Regina Boester and Clinton Maxey of Mt. Vernon. He is welcomed home by his siblings, Tyler Maxey, CAssie Boester and Kirsten Hardig.
Maternal grandparents are Robert and Elaine Boester and the late Kathy Moyers.
Paternal grandparents are Marjorie Dereth Maxey and Leonard and Stacey Maxey.
Izabell KayLyn Williams was born 11:18 a.m. Feb. 16, 2013, at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon.
She weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 1/4 inches long.
Izabell is the daughter of Bobbi and Gary Williams of McLeansboro. She is welcomed home by her siblings, Laci and Isaac Williams.
Maternal grandparent is Anita Mitchell of McLeansboro.
Paternal grandparent is Jane Ferguson of Enfield.
Mattie Helen-Kay Pulley was born 10:26 a.m. Feb. 17, 2013, at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon.
She weighed 10 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 3/4 inches long.
Mattie is the daughter of Elizabeth and David Pulley of Mt. Vernon. She is welcomed home by her siblings, Jacob, Allen and Noah.
Maternal grandparents are Floyd and Vivian Manley of Bluford.