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ADKINSON, SHADLER
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Adkinson of Silver Creek, Miss., announce the birth of a son, Shadler Lee, who
weighed 6lbs. and 15 oz.  Shadler Lee was born December 24, 1973 at Mississippi Baptist Hospital, Jackson, Miss.  The maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Bill Cosson of DeFuniak Springs, Florida.  The paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. M.M. Adkinson, Jr., of Freeport, Florida.  Mrs. Michael Adkinson is the former Cindy Cosson of DeFuniak Springs, Florida.  (Shadler Adkinson birth, DeFuniak Springs, DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 03 Jan 1974, p 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

ANDERSON, JULIE
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Anderson of Wichita Falls, Texas announce the birth of a daughter, Julie Beth, born Friday, June 30, 1972 at Wichita General Hospital.  She weighed 5 pounds, 14 3/4 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Charles T. DiNatale of Atlanta, Georgia.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. D. L. Anderson of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 06 July 72, p 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

ANDREWS (Baby Boy)
Born - To Judge and Mrs. C.O. Andrews, last Tuesday, at Tallahassee, a ten-pound boy, His Honor, the Judge, now presides over the criminal court with a dignity befitting his new responsibility.  It is safe to predict, however, that this new boy, who is sure to regard himself as a member of the privileged class, will knock his father's dignity in seven directions at one time on many occasions before he is a year old.  (DeFuniak, The DeFuniak Herald, 13 Oct 1910, Transcribed by Heather Holley)

ANDREWS, TODD CLINTON-
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph C. Andrews are the proud parents of a son born Dec. 6.  The little fellow has been named Todd Clinton.  The proud grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Tom Andrews of 208 Orange Ave.  (Todd Andrews birth, DeFuniak Springs, The DeFuniak Springs Herald, 07 January 1971, p8.  Transcribed by SLH)

BARLEY, AUDRI
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Barley announce the birth of their daughter, Audri Anna.  Audri was born May 16, 1974, at Bay Memorial Hospital in Panama City.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Moody of Ponce de Leon.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. James Barley of Gaskin.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 23 May 74, P 11.  Transcribed by SLH)

BEASLEY, CHRISTOPHER
Mr. and Mrs. Danny Beasley are proud to announce the birth of a son, Christopher David, on February 2, at Ft. Walters Army hospital, Mineral Wells, Texas.  He weighed 9 lb.  Mr. Beasley is in training at Ft. Walters as a Warrant Officer Helicopter pilot.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 11 Feb 71, p 5.  Transcribed by SLH)

BELL, ANGELA
Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Wesley Bell of Ponce de Leon announce the arrival of a baby girl weighing 8 pounds and 15 ounces.  She has been named Angela Michelle.  The grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. George Montgomery of Ponce de Leon and Mrs. Donnell Bell of Winter Haven, Florida.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 25 Feb 71, p 6.  Transcribed by SLH)

BELL, LARRY
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Hugh Bell of DeFuniak Springs announce the arrival of a baby boy weighting 6 obs. 14 oz. and measuring 19 inches long.  He was born at 8:35 a.m. February 5 in the Bay County Memorial Hospital and has been named Larry Wayne.  The grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Norman Williams of Bonifay and Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Bell of Glendale. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 04 Mar 71, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

BELL, PERRY
Mr. and Mrs. Larry H. Bell announce the arrival of their son, Perry Hugh, November 9.  Perry was born at 4:37 a.m. in the Bay County Memorial Hospital.  He weighed 7 pounds 8 3/4 ounces and measured 19 3/4 inches in length.  He has one brother, Larry Wayne.  The maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Norman Williams of Bonifay and the paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Bell of Glendale.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 22 Nov 73, P 5.  Transcribed by SLH)

BEVILLE (Baby Boy)
The report of twins at the home of Mr. and Mrs. P.D. Beville, is an error.  The doctor told Pete it was twins, and he didn't know any better till he reached home and found it was "only a boy," but a mighty fine one.  (DeFuniak, The DeFuniak Herald, 22 Dec 1910, Transcribed by Heather Holley)

BISHOP, BARRY
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas E. Bishop (nee: Frankie Johnson of Bay Ave., DeFuniak) of Fort Pierce, Fla. Proudly announce the adoption of a baby son, Barry Thomas.  Barry was born June 6, 1971, and weighted 6 lbs. 11 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Russell Johnson of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mrs. Doris Bishop and the late Mr. Avery Bishop of Panama City, Fla.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 01 July 71, p 11.  Transcribed by SLH)

BISHOP, JUSTIN
Spec. 6 class and Mrs. James M. Bishop, Jr., (nee Teri Lynn Rowe) of Lawton, Oklahoma, announce the birth of their son, Justin Neal, January 12, 1983 at the Ft. Cill (Sill) hospital of Lawton, Oklahoma.  Justin Neal weighed in at 8 pounds and 14 ounces, and was 22 1/2 inches long.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Rowe of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. James M. Bishop of DeFuniak Springs.  (Justin Bishop birth, DeFuniak Springs, DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 27 January 1983, p 6-A.  Transcribed by Heather Holley)

BLACKENSHIP, LINDA
Mr. and Mrs. Fred D. Blankenship of DeFuniak Springs, announce the birth of a daughter, Linda Michelle, born Friday, March 8, 1974 at 1:05 a.m. at the Holmes County Hospital in Bonifay, Florida.  Michelle weighed 7 pounds.  She has one sister, Tammy Renee.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 21 Mar 74, P 5.  Transcribed by SLH)

BLUDWORTH, BRADFORD
Mr. and Mrs. John F. Bludworth, Jr. of Ft. Walton Beach announce the arrival by adoption of a son, Bradford Kent.  Welcoming the husky young seven pounder are his grandparents, Mrs. Walter McCollough and Mr. and Mrs. John F. Bludworth, Sr. and a host of aunts, uncles and cousins.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 30 Nov 72, p 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

BLUDWORTH, CHRISTOPHER
Capt. And Mrs. Robert S. (Bo) Bludworth, announce the birth of a son, Christopher Todd, born July 6, 1972.  Todd weighed in at 7 ob. And 11 oz. at a Daytona Beach Hospital, making a threesome with his brother Stacey, and sister, Stephanie.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 03 Aug 72, p 1.  Transcribed by SLH)

BLUDWORTH, JOHN
Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Culley Bludworth announce the birth of John Chris on August 24, 1972.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 05 Oct 72, p 11.  Transcribed by SLH)

BOWLIN, CHRISTOPHER
Mr. and Mrs. Henry U. Bowlin are proud parents of a boy born March 22, 1971, weighing 8 lbs.  They have named him Christopher Ashly.  The maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Ralph McLain of 708 E. Elm Ave., Sanford, Florida.  The paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. U. V. Bowlin of 113 Lake Blvd., also of Sanford.  This baby boy is the first grandson that will carry the Bowlin name.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 15 Apr 71, p 2.  Transcribed by SLH)

BRACKINS, DONALD
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Lee Brackins, Jr., of Rt. 4, DeFuniak Springs, announce the birth of a son, Donald Lee Brackins, III born Wednesday, December 5, 1973 at 7:10 a.m. at the Walton County Hospital.  Lee weighed 7 lbs. 6 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mrs. Lucille Rafuse of Samson, Alabama and Bernice Johnson of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Melford Bray of Eucheeanna, Fla. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 13 Dec 73, P 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

BRAY, LISA
Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Bray of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a girl, Lisa Ann, born May 8 at Walton County Hospital at 7:35 p.m.  Lisa weighed 7 pounds 2 1/2 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Buster Cook of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Charles Melford Bray of Eucheeanna.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 11 May 72, p 8.  Transcribed by SLH)

BRAY, RONALD
Mr. and Mrs. George W. Bray (Ann) of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a son, Ronald Keith, born August 3, 1971 at 6:10 a.m. at the Huggins Memorial Hospital.  Keith weighed 5 lbs. 5 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. John Holmes of Apopka, Florida.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Charles Melford Bray of Eucheeanna.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 12 Aug 71, p 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

BRAZILE, STEPHANIE & STEPHEN
Mr. and Mrs. William Gerald Brazile announce the birth of their twins, Stephanie Lynn and Stephen Curtis, born Thursday, March 30, at Sacred Heart Hospital, weighing 6 lb. 5 oz. and 5 lb. 12 1/2 oz.  The proud grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Richard Owen and Mr. and Mrs. L. K. Commander all of Ponce de Leon.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 11 May 72, p 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

BROOKS, JR., JONATHON
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Dale Brooks, Jr. proudly announce the birth of a son, Jonathon Neil, May 3, 1973, weighing 7 lb. 8 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. John Holder.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Dale Brooks, Sr., all of DeFuniak Springs.  Neil has one brother Michael Addison.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 17 May 1973, P 11.  Transcribed by SLH)

BROOKS, STEPHANIE
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen F. Brooks (nee: Roberta Robinson) of Fort Lee, Virginia, announce the birth of a daughter, Stephanie Renee.  Stephanie was born Saturday, October 27, 1973 at 3:51 a.m. in Kenner Army Hospital.  She weighed 8 lbs. 7 3/4 oz.  and was 21 in. long.  Maternal grandmother is Mrs. Bonnie Lou Robinson and the late Taft Robinson of 502 Live Oak Avenue, DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandmother is Mrs. Catherine T. Brooks and the late Ralph Brooks of Laurel, Maryland.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 22 Nov 73, P 8.  Transcribed by SLH)

BROWN, GRADY
Mr. and Mrs. Grady Vinson Brown of Eucheeanna announce the birth of a daughter, Dana Lee, born Saturday, October 14, 1972, at 3:00 a.m. at Walton County Hospital.  Dana weighed 7 pounds 1 ounce.  Maternal grandmother is Mrs. Willie Williams of Freeport, Fla.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Clyde V. Brown of Rt. 1, Ponce de Leon, Fla.  Dana has one brother, Vincy.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 19 Oct 72, p 2.  Transcribed by SLH)

BROWN, CHRISTOPHER
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Brown of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a son, Christopher Wayne born Tuesday, May 1, 1973 at the Walton County Hospital at 4:30 p.m. Chris weighed 9 pound 15 1/2 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mrs. Lucille Johnson of DeFuniak Springs and Mr. Bernice Johnson of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mrs. Mary Miller of Louisiana and Mrs. Frank Brown of Freeport.  Chris has on brother, Kent and one sister, Tammy.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 10 May 73, P 2.  Transcribed by SLH)

BROWN, SONJA
Mr. and Mrs. James Ned Brown (Sue) of DeFuniak Springs, announce the birth of a daughter, Sonja Maria, born August 13, 1971, at 2:15 a.m. at the Huggins Memorial Hospital.  Sonja weighed 6 pounds 3 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Scott of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Clyde V. Brown of Eucheeanna.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 19 Aug 71, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

BROWN, TAMMY
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth (Faye) Brown of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of their daughter, Tammy Faye, born June 10 at the Huggins Memorial Hospital.  Tammy weighed 8 lbs. 2 oz.  Tammy has one brother, Kent.  Maternal grandparents are Mrs. Lucille Johnson and Mr. Burnice Johnson of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mrs. Mary Miller of Louisianna and Mr. Franklin “Bud” Brown of Freeport.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 17 June 71, p 2.  Transcribed by SLH)

BRUNER, MICHAEL
Mr. and Mrs. William G. Bruner (Jeanette) of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a son, Michael Douglas, born August 13, 1971, at 8:20 a.m. at the Huggins Memorial Hospital.  Michael weighed 9 pounds 10 ½ ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Jones of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Grady N. Bruner of Chipley, Fla.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 19 Aug 71, p 3.  Transcribed by SLH)

CAMPBELL, KIMBERLY
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Campbell announce the birth of their daughter, Kimberly Kay, born January 19, 1974 and weighing 9lbs. 2oz.  Kimberly has one sister named Lana.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. Max Blakemore of Murphy, N.C., and Mrs. Christine Wilkerson of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Campbell of DeFuniak Springs.  (Kimberly Campbell birth, DeFuniak Springs, The DeFuniak Herald, 28 February 1974, p4.  Transcribed by Heather Holley).

CAMPBELL, LANA
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Campbell announce the arrival of their daughter, Lana Cher, born July 17, 1972 at the Walton County Hospital.  She weighed 7 lbs. 9 1/2 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. Max Blakemore of Murphy, N. C. and Mrs. Christine Wilkerson of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Campbell of DeFuniak.  Paternal great-grandmother is Mr. W. O. Campbell, of DeFuniak.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 27 July 72, p 11.  Transcribed by SLH)

CARROLL, REGINALD
Mr. and Mrs. David Carroll of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a son, Reginald Dee, born January 16, 1972, at Baptist Hospital, at Pensacola.  Reggie weighed 6 lb. 15 oz.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. D. Carroll of Ponce de Leon.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Hubert R. Adkinson of Rt. 1, DeFuniak Springs.  Reggie has one brother, Michael David.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 02 Feb 72, p 6.  Transcribed by SLH)

CASEY, MATTHEW
Mr. and Mrs. Sonny Casey of DeFuniak Springs, announce the birth of a son, Matthew Shane, born Sunday, May 7, at the Ft. Walton Beach Hospital.  Shane weighed 7 lb. 3 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Casey, Jr. of DeFuniak Springs and Mrs. Lois Rabon of Pensacola.  Maternal Grandparent is Mrs. George Smith of Greensboro, Florida.  Shane has one brother, Patrick Sean.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 25 May 72, p 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

CAWTHON (Baby Girl)
Mr. and Mrs. Burruss Cawthon are the proud parents of a little girl which arrived last Monday morning.  Mother and baby are doing well.  (DeFuniak, The DeFuniak Herald, Sep 1910, Transcribed by Heather Holley)

CLARK, DOUGLASS
Mr. and Mrs. Wade F. Clark (Linda F.) of Richland, Ga., announce the birth of a son, Douglass Wade, born June 12, 1971 at the Medical Center in Columbus, Ga.  Doug weighed 6 pounds 3 ¼ ounces at birth.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Bert A. Brannon of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. W. F. B. Clark of Jacksonville, Fla.  The paternal great grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. R. W. Coe, also of Jacksonville.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 24 June 71, p 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

COCKCROFT, KIMBERLY
Kimberly Dawn arrived Friday, February 18, 1972 at Baptist Hospital, Pensacola, Florida.  She weighed 7 obs. 14 oz.  Her parents are Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Cockcroft.  She has one sister, 4-year old Sheila Faye.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 2 Mar 72, p 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

COMMANDER, JAMES
Mr. and Mrs. James R. Commander announce the birth of a son, Jeremy James Commander, born June 1, 1971, weighing 8 lbs. 7 ½ ozs. The maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Murphy of DeFuniak Springs.  The paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Coy Commander of Ponce de Leon.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 10 June 71, p 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

COTTON, JEFFERY
Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Cotton welcome the arrival of their adopted son, Jeffery Fred Cotton.  Jeffery was born on February 7, 1972, weighing 7 lbs. 10 ½ oz., and arrived to his new home April 7, 1972.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Fred Cotton of DeFuniak Springs, Fla., and maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Martin of Hardinsburg, Ky.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 20 Apr 72, p 12.  Transcribed by SLH)

COTTON, KEVIN & CANDACE -
Kenny and Hilda Cotton of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of twins, Kevin Joseph and Candace Marie Cotton, born Wednesday, January 5, 1983 at General Hospital of Fort Walton.  Kevin weighed 4 pounds, 9 3/4 ounces.  Candace weighed 4 pounds, 1/2 ounce and they were both 17 inches long.  Great maternal grandparents are Allen and Grace Storm of DeFuniak.  Maternal grandparents are David and Jean Sunday of DeFuniak and Glenn and Jane Bowser of Stow, Ohio.  Paternal grandparents are Mack and Betty Bengston of DeFuniak Springs.  Kevin and Candy will be welcomed home by their brother, Kenny and sister, Cindy.  (Cotton births, DeFuniak Springs, DeFuniak Herald Breeze, 13 January 1983, p 6-B.  Transcribed by Heather Holley)

COX, (Baby Girl)
The Reverend and Mrs. Eugene Cox (Priscilla Hedger) announce the arrival of a girl, March 18, in Wissous, France.  The Coxes, under the Evangelical Alliance Mission, are completing language study and will soon be in their field of service, reaching the people of France with the Gospel message.  They have greatly appreciated the interest and support of the people of this area.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 06 Apr 72, p 3.  Transcribed by SLH)

CREW, HEATHER
Mr. and Mrs. John L. Crew announce the birth of a daughter, Heather Lynn, born January 14, 1972 at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola, Florida.  Heather weighed 7 obs. 8 ozs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. John H. Crew of Marion, Alabama.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Rufus Bush of Ocala, Florida.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 03 Feb 72, p 2.  Transcribed by SLH)

CUCHENS, DAVID
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Cuchens of Ft. Myers, Fl. announce the birth of a son, David Victor, April 20, weighing 10 lbs. 2 oz. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. B. H. Cuchens. Paternal grandparents are Reverend and Mrs. David Peterson, all of DeFuniak Springs. David has one brother, Shawn Edwin. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 26 Apr 73, P 2. Transcribed by SLH)

CUCHENS, KENNETH
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Cuchens of Ft. Walton Beach announce the birth of a son, Kenneth Allen, who arrived on June 12, 1972, weighing 8 pounds 2 ounces.  The proud grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Felix Ward and Mr. and Mrs. V. H. Cuchens all of DeFuniak Springs.  Kenneth has one brother, Donald Eugene.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 15 June 72, p 12.  Transcribed by SLH)

DAVIS, JOHN
Capt. and Mrs. John A. Davis of Laughlin AFB, Texas, announce the birth of a son born February 19.  The young man weighed 7 lb. 5 oz. and has been named John Patrick.  He has two sisters, Daphne and Laura.  Mr. and Mrs. Hudie E. Davis of Rt. 3, DeFuniak Springs, are the grandparents.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 11 Mar 71, p 9. Transcribed by SLH)

DRAKE (Daughter)
Born last Monday, a ten pound baby girl to Mr. and Mrs. Walter Drake.  We thought Walter looked kinder proud Tuesday but this accounts for his actions.  (DeFuniak Springs, The Breeze, 25 August 1910. Transcribed by Heather Holley)

EARLY (twins)
Mr. and Mrs. Becket Early are the proud parents of twins, which made their arrival last week.  (DeFuniak, The DeFuniak Herald, 15 Sep 1910, Transcribed by Heather Holley)

EDGE, FRANKLIN
Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Edge (nee Louise Hayes) proudly announce the arrival of their second son, Franklin Shane, on October 5, 1972 weighing 8 pounds and 15 1/4 ounces.  His older brother is 4-year old Derick Ronald Edge.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. James Franklin Hayes, Jr. Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. William Newton Edge, all of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 19 Oct 72, p 14.  Transcribed by SLH)

EDWARDS, VENECIA
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel F. Edwards of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a daughter, Venecia Lynn, born Saturday, May 11, 1974 at 7:36 a.m. at the Fort Walton Beach Hospital.  Venecia weighed 8 pounds 9 1/2 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Grady Brannon of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. Jerry Edwards and Mrs. Callie Edwards of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 16 May 74, P 5.  Transcribed by SLH)

EHMANN, GRAHAM
Graham Delton arrived at Floyd County Hospital, Rome, Georgia on January 12.  Proud parents are Mr. and Mrs. Bart Ehmann.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Mac D. Henderson of DeFuniak Springs and paternal grandmother.  Mrs. Emma Ehmann of Philadelphia, Penn. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 21 Jan 1971, p 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

ENGEL, ROBIN
Spec 4 and Mrs. Joe Engel, the former Debbie Stricklin, announce the arrival of a baby daughter, Robin Gail, on July 23, 1973 at the Key West Naval Hospital.  She weighed 7 lb. 3 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Stricklin of Paxton.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Robert Keto of Barberton, Ohio.  Mrs. Engel is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Gail Lassiter of DeFuniak.  Mrs. Oma Mallon, of 23rd St. is the baby’s great-grandmother.  Mr. and Mrs. Andy Keto of Barberton, Ohio, are also the great-grandparents.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 02 Aug 73, P 6.  Transcribed by SLH)

ENZOAR (Daughter)
A very young lady made her arrival at the home of Dr. Enzoar one evening last week. They call the little Consuella. (DeFuniak Springs, The Breeze, August 1910. Transcribed by Heather Holley)

FANNIN, LAURA
Mr. and Mrs. William Allen Fannin (Shirley) announce the birth of a daughter, Laura Denise, born December 13, 1971, at Fort Walton Beach Hospital at 11:05 a.m.  Denise weighed 7 lbs. 11 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. James W. Ward, of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Fannin of Freeport.  Denise has one brother, James Robert.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 13 Jan 72, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

FLOYD, NANCY
Mr. and Mrs. Edward L. Floyd of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a daughter, Nancy Elaine, on April 18.  She was born in Baptist Hospital in Pensacola weighing 8 pounds 5 ounces.  The grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. F. A. Strickland of DeFuniak Springs, and Mrs. and Mrs. Jeffie Floyd of Ponce de Leon.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 04 May 72, p 6.  Transcribed by SLH)

FONDREN, ROBERT
Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Fondren (nee Betty Jean Lindsey) of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a daughter, Dana Elizabeth.  She was born September 6, 1972, at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola, Florida.  She weighed 5 pounds and 9 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. T. J. Lindsey of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Ellis J. Fondren of Sprott, Alabama.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 21 Sept 72, p 11.  Transcribed by SLH)

FOREMAN, JAMIE
Mr. and Mrs. Jimmie R. Foreman of DeFuniak Springs are proud to announce the arrival of a son, Jamie Todd.  Jamie, born on August 9 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, weighed 8 obs. And 7 ozs. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Tappan, and paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Alto Foreman, both of this place.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 19 Aug 71, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

FOX, PENELOPE
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Fox of Nashville, Tenn. announce the birth of a baby girl, Penelope Suzanne.  She was born on April 5, weighing 6 pounds and 7 ½ ounces.  The maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Murphy of DeFuniak Springs, and the paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. F. P. Fox of Goodlettesville, Tenn.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 29 Apr 71, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

GANDY, AARON
Mr. and Mrs. Terry Carlton Gandy of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a son, Aaron Carlton born July 29.  He weighed 8 pounds 15 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. V. E. Griffiths of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Gandy of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 19 Aug 71, p 3.  Transcribed by SLH)

GARRETT, JAMES
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Garrett of Camp LeJeune, North Carolina, announce the birth of a son, James Olin, born May 17.  James Olin weighed 6 lbs., 14 ozs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Olin Garrett of Freeport.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Evans Caswell of Freeport.  (De Funiak Springs Herald Breeze, 01 Jun 72, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

GARRETT, KATHYRN
Mr. and Mrs. James W. Garrett of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a 7 lb. 5 oz. daughter.  Her name is Kathryn Candace.  She was born September 7, 1972 in Fort Walton.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Garrett, Jr. of DeFuniak Springs.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. John J. Sweck, Sr. of Florala, Ala.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 14 Sept 72, p 8.  Transcribed by SLH)

GEOGHAGAN, JAMI
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Geoghagan of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a daughter, Jami Allison born Thursday, March 22, 1973 at Huggins Memorial Hospital at 2:30 p.m. Jamie weighed 7 pounds 2 3/4 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Butts of DeFuniak Springs. Paternal grandmother is Mrs. Zella Geoghagan of New Harmony. Jami has one brother Jeff. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 29 Mar 73, p 7. Transcribed by SLH)

GEOGHAGAN, JEFFERY
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Geoghagan (Glenda) are proud to announce the birth of a son, Jeffery Allan Geoghagan, born February 3, weighing 7 lb. 8 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Glen F. (Jack) Butts of DeFuniak Springs.  The paternal grandmother is Mrs. Zella Geoghagan, Stella Route, Florala.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 18 Feb 1971p 6.  Transcribed by SLH)

GILLIS, CHAD
Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Gillis announced the birth of a son, Chad Wendell Gillis, born Saturday, March 31 at 8:15 a.m. at Huggins Memorial Hospital. Chad weighed 10 lbs. 1 1/2 ozs.  Maternal grandmother is Mrs. Norman Miller of DeFuniak Springs. Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow Gillis also of DeFuniak Springs. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 05 Apr 73, P 6. Transcribed by SLH)

GODWIN, BILLY
Mr. and Mrs. Billy Joe Godwin of Orlando, announce the birth of a son born Nov. 10, and named Billy Joe.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow Godwin of DeFuniak Springs.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Edward G. Meadows, Jr., also of DeFuniak.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 06 Dec 73, P 5.  Transcribed by SLH)

GRAVES, KRISTIE
Mr. and Mrs. James Graves, Jr. of Biloxi, Mississippi (Gerrie) announce the birth of a daughter, Kristie Michelle, born Friday, October 5, 1973.  Kristie weighed 8 lbs. 6 oz. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Turner of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. James A. Graves, Sr. of Ponce de Leon, Fla.  Kristie has one brother, Paulie.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 01 Nov 73, P 11.  Transcribed by SLH)

GRINER, KENDALL
Mr. and Mrs. Randall Griner announce the birth of a son, Kendall Glenn, born Saturday, June 3, in the Ft. Walton Beach Hospital.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Rowe.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Griner.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 15 Jun 72, p 12.  Transcribed by SLH)

HACKETT, BRIAN
Mr. and Mrs. David Hackett of Melbourne, Fla., announce the arrival of a son, Brian Robert, born on Sunday, May 6.  The baby is a grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hackett of 13th St and a great-grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hackett.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 17 May 1973, P 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

HACKETT, JOHN
Capt. And Mrs. Robert H. Hackett, Jr. announce the birth of a son, John Robert, on October 30, 1972, in Martin Army Hospital, Fort Benning, Georgia.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Kowalski, of Indianapolis, Ind.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hackett of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 02 Nov 72, p 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

HAGAN, MATT
Mr. and Mrs. James Hagan announce the birth of a son, born April 14, at Fort Walton Beach Hospital.  Matt weighed 5 pounds 13 ounces at birth.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Luther Williams of New Harmony.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Felix Hagan of Gaskin.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 20 Apr 72, p 6.  Transcribed by SLH)

HARRISON, ANNA
Mr. and Mrs. Roddy Harrison of Marianna, Florida announce the birth of a daughter, Anna Michelle on Monday, August 13, 1973.  She weighed 9 pounds 10 ounces.  Anna Michelle has one sister, Sonya, and one brother, Frankie.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Reese Haughton of Ponce de Leon, Florida.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Horace Harrison of Ponce de Leon.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 16 Aug 73, P 5.  Transcribed by SLH)

HARRISON, JANA
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Harrison of Marianna are announcing the adoption of a baby girl, Jana Leanne, born December 31.  The Harrisons have two sons, Danny, 13 years of age, and Chuck, 10 years old.  Proud grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Horace F. Harrison of DeFuniak Springs and Mrs. Ruby Lewis of Tallahassee.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 17 Feb 72, p 8.  Transcribed by SLH)

HARRISON, REID
Mr. and Mrs. Don Harrison proudly announce the arrival of their son, Reid Randall, born December 27, 1972, at the Baptist Hospital, Pensacola. Reid weighed 8 pounds 1 1/2 ounces. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. H. O. Harrison and Mr. and Mrs. Glenn E. Thomason. Great-grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. D. E. Thomason, Mr. and Mrs. P. O. Knepper, and Mrs. Mical Laird. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 25 Jan 73, P 9. Transcribed by SLH)

HAULMAN, CATHERINE
Dr. and Mrs. Clyde Haulman (Cathy Campbell) of Williamsburg, Virginia, announce the birth of a daughter, Catherine Anna, on July 25.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Austin Haulman of Panama City and maternal grandmother is Mrs. Eddie Jones of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 24 Aug 72, p 6.  Transcribed by SLH)

HENDERSON, CHAD
Corporal and Mrs. Larrid Henderson announce the birth of a son, Chad Heath Henderson.  Chad tipped the scales at 7 lb. 5 ½ oz.  Mrs. Henderson is the former Sharon Ammons of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Neil J. Henderson and maternal grandmother is Mrs. John R. McLean all of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, Sept 71.  Transcribed by SLH)

HENDERSON, JEANINE
Mr. and Mrs. Dan Henderson of Laurel, Maryland are happy to announce the birth of a daughter, Jeanine Michelle, born Saturday, April 1.  Jeanine weighed 7 obs. 14 oz.  Mr. and Mrs. Mac D. Henderson are the happy grandparents.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 06 Apr 72, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

HERRING, DANIEL
Mr. and Mrs. Steve Herring (nee Jackie Goodwin) announce the birth of their son, Daniel Steven.  Daniel was born December 6, 1982 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola.  He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 21 inches long.  Daniel was welcomed home by his sister, Carla.  Maternal grandmother is Mrs. Harold Goodwin.  Paternal grandmother is Mrs. Tommie Herring.  (Daniel Herring birth, DeFuniak Springs, DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 20 January 1983, p 6-A.  Transcribed by Heather Holley)

HIGDON, PATRICIA
Mr. and Mrs. Alton Higdon announce the birth of a daughter, Patricia Ann, born Thursday, May 9, in the Walton County Hospital, and weighing 8 pounds 7 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Hurley of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandmother is Mrs. Bonnie Hughes of Hillsboro, Missouri.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 23 May 74, P 11.  Transcribed by SLH)

HOBBS, ROY
Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Hobbs announces the birth of a son, Roy Stanley Hobbs, Jr., born August 21, 1971, at Gibson Memorial Hospital in Enterprise, Alabama, weighing 8 lbs. 13 oz.  Leigh, Lynn, and Leslie, daughters of Mr. and Mrs. Hobbs, welcome with great joy the arrival of their baby brother.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Roy Hobbs of DeFuniak Springs.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Hilton Harrell of Enterprise, Alabama.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 09 Sept 71, p 2.  Transcribed by SLH)

HOLDEN, DITTE
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Lee Holden of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a daughter, Ditte Lee Holden, born Tuesday, June 17, 1972 at Huggins Memorial.  She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Ralston of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Lee Roy Holden also of DeFuniak.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 13 July 72, p 11.  Transcribed by SLH)

HOLDER, JAMES
Sgt. and Mrs. James E. Holder of Shalimar, Florida proudly announce the birth of a daughter, Alethea Joy, weighing 8 lb. 10 ½ oz. on May 4, 1073, at Eglin Air Force Hospital.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd K. Harris.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. John Holder, all of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 17 May 1973, P 3.  Transcribed by SLH)

HONISH, DONNA
Mr. and Mrs. Mike Honish of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a daughter, Donna Michelle, born Tuesday, April 25, at 3:10 p.m. at Fort Walton Hospital.   Donna weighed 7 pounds 6 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Ward of DeFuniak Springs, Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Elsworth Honish of Clifton, Wisconsin.  Donna has one brother, Joey.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 04 May 1972, p 11.  Transcribed by SLH)

HOSAY, ROBERT
Mr. and Mrs. Bill Hosay of DeFuniak Springs announced the birth of a son, Robert Hillard Hosay, born Sunday, March 25, at 3:30 a.m. at the Fort Walton Beach hospital. Bob weighed 7 pound 15 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Hillard of DeFuniak Springs. Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Hosay of DeFuniak Springs. Bill, Jr. and Sissy are proud of their little baby brother. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 29 Mar 73, P 7. Transcribed by SLH)

HUNT (Baby Boy)
Born - To Mr. and Mrs. Alfia Hunt, last Thursday, a son.  (DeFuniak, The DeFuniak Herald, 22 Dec 1910, Transcribed by Heather Holley)

INFINGER, BRIAN
Mr. and Mrs. Richard N. Infinger are proud to announce the birth of a baby boy, Brian Banning Infinger, born March 26, 1971.  Brian Weighed 8 Lb. 1 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Randolph Clary.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Infinger.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 01 Apr 71, p 3.  Transcribed by SLH)

JENNINGS, PATRICK
Mr. and Mrs. William K. Jennings announce the birth of a son, Patrick Watson, born Monday, March 11, 1974 at 10:39 a.m. at the Baptist Hospital in Pensacola, Florida.  He weighed 6 pounds 12 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Patrick B. Watson of Sarasota, Fla.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. George Melville Jennings of DeFuniak Springs.  Patrick has one sister, Catharine Ellen.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 14 Mar 74, P 5.  Transcribed by SLH)

JOHNSON, DAWN
Mr. and Mrs. David Johnson announce the birth of a daughter, Dawne Michle, born Saturday, August 12, 1972, at Walton County Hospital.  Dawne weighed 8 lb. 11 1/2 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Brown of Eucheeanna.  Paternal grandparents are Mrs. Lucille Johnson and Mr. Bernice Johnson of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 17 Aug 72, p 8.  Transcribed by SLH)

JOHNSON, LESTER
Mr. and Mrs. Billy Johnson of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a son, Lester Lawrence, born Thursday, March 9, 1972 at Huggins Memorial Hospital at 10:49 a. m. Lester weighed 8 lb. 2 1/2 oz.  Maternal grandparent is Mrs. Linda Frazier of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Aubrey Infinger of DeFuniak Springs.  Lester has one sister, Sandy.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 23 Mar 72, p 2.  Transcribed by SLH)

JONES, MARC
Mr. and Mrs. Chuck Jones of 19th Street, DeFuniak Springs announce the arrival of a 7 pound 1/2 ounce baby boy.  He has been named Marc Anthony.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. William M. Jones of Ponce de Leon.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Randall Shelley of DeFuniak.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 24 Feb 72, p 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

KING, CATHERINE
Mr. and Mrs. Charles J. King III announce the birth of a daughter, Catherine Cannady King on Friday May 5, 1972.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 25 May 72, p 3.  Transcribed by SLH)

LANGNEHS, WENDY
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Langnehs, Jr. (Christine Paul) proudly announce the birth of their daughter, Wendy Marie, born April 21, 1971, weighing 7 lbs. 15 ½ oz.  The maternal grandparent is Mrs. J. R. Paul of Defuniak Springs.  The paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Charles Langnehs of Louisville, Kentucky.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 29 Apr 71, p 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

LATHINGHOUSE, LAURA
Mr. and Mrs. Greg Lathinghouse are happy to announce the arrival of a baby girl, Laura Holland Lathinghouse, on August 9 at 2:50 p.m.  The little Miss tipped the scales at 7 pounds, 10 ounces.  She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Andrews and Mr. and Mrs. Tom Lathinghouse of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 19 Aug 71, p 2.  Transcribed by SLH)

LAWRENCE, JASON
Mr. and Mrs. Bryan V. Lawrence announce the birth of their son, Jason Bryan Lawrence.  Jason arrived at 10:55 Friday morning, April 7, at Huggins Memorial Hospital weighing 6 pounds 6 ounces.  The proud grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. George C. Lawrence, Sr. of DeFuniak Springs, Fla., Mrs. JoAnn Taymen of Panama City, Fla, and Mr. Henry L. Wilkerson of Lakeland, Fla.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 20 Apr 72, p 11.  Transcribed by SLH)

LEMANSKI, BETHANY
Capt. and Mrs. John Lemanski (nee: Carolyn Wilson) announce the birth of their daughter, Bethany Gwendolyn, born Sunday, Jan. 20, 1974 at St. Vincent's Hospital, Little Rock, Ark., and she weighed 6 lbs. 11 1/2 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Grey Wilson of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. John Lemanski of Massachusetts. 
(Bethany Lemanki birth, DeFuniak Springs, DeFuniak Herald Breeze, 24 January 1974, p9.  Transcribed by SLH)

LINDSEY, TRACY
Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Lindsey (Betty) are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Tracy Lynn, Born February 23, weighing 5 lbs. 13 ozs.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Jesse E. (Gene) Gomillion of DeFuniak Springs.  The paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Hoyt Lindsey also of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 04 Mar 71, p 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

MARTIN, MELANIE
Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Martin proudly announce the adoption of a baby girl, Melanie Dawn.  Melanie was born April 6, 1971 and weighed 5 lbs. 10 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Folmar B. White.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. M. Y. Martin.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 03 June 71, p 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

MASON, DUSTIN & KEVIN
Mr. and Mrs.  Kenneth Mason of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, announced the birth of twin boys on February 22, 1973. Dustin Keith weighed in at 4 lbs. 15 oz. and Kevin Patrick at 5 lbs. 9 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Thomas R. Pittman of DeFuniak Springs. Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Troy D. Mason of Fort Walton Beach. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 01 March 73, p 3. Transcribed by SLH)

McCALL, RICHARD
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Thomas McCall of DeFuniak Springs, Florida announce with pride the arrival of a 7 lb. 14 oz. son born May 30, 1973.  He was born in a Fort Walton Beach Hospital and has been named Richard Thomas McCall, II.  Proud grandparents are Mrs. Burt McCall, Sr. of DeFuniak Springs, Fla., and Mr. and Mrs. James E. Yeaman of Florala.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 07 June 73, P 15.  Transcribed by SLH)

McLENDON, STEPHEN
Mr. and Mrs. Douglass McLendon of Ft. Walton Beach, announce the birth of a son, Stephen Douglass, born March 5.  He weighed 7 lbs. 3 ounces.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Lee McLendon of DeFuniak Springs.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Dorman E. Lowery of Ft. Walton.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 11 Mar 71, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

McLEOD, MEICHELLE
Mr. and Mrs. James McLeod announce the birth of a daughter, Meichelle Lynn, born December 10.  Meichelle weighted 6 lbs. 3 oz.  Paternal grandparents are Mrs. Odell McLeod, of Freeport, and the late Murdock McLeod.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Loaid Strickland of Ebro, Fla.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 16 Dec 71, p 7.  Transcribed by SLH)

McMILLON, BRANDON
Mr. and Mrs. David Alan McMillon (nee: Carolyn Nelson) of Birmingham, Alabama, announce the birth of a son, Brandon Alan.  Brandon was born Friday July 13, 1973, at 6:13 p.m. at the Baptist Medical Center Montclair.  He weighed 9 lbs. 5 oz. and was 22 1/2 inches long.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. C. G. Nelson of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Robert R. McMillon of Glendale.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 26 July 73, P 12.  Transcribed by SLH)

MERRIFIELD, MICHAEL
John R. and Sally Merrifield of Florala, Alabama announce the arrival of a baby boy, Michael Erwin Merrifield, weighing 10 pounds, born July 6 at a Fort Walton Beach Hospital.  The grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Francis W. Merrifield of DeFuniak Springs and Mr. and Mrs. H. Guy Russell of Columbus, Georgia.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 27 July 72, p 13.  Transcribed by SLH)

MILLER, JENNIFER
Mr. and Mrs. George Ralph Miller, Sr. announce the birth of a daughter, Jennifer Leigh, born August 16, at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola, Fla.  Jennifer tipped the scales at 8 lb. 8 oz.  George Ralph, Jr. is real proud of the new sister.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Curtis R. Miller of DeFuniak Springs.  Maternal grandparents are Mrs. Frank Moffat of Palm Beach, Fla. And Mr. W. T. State of Miami, Fla. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 02 Sept 71, p 6.  Transcribed by SLH)

MOORE, DAVID
Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Moore (Virginia Dannelley) of Conyers, Ga. announce the birth of a son, 8 lb. 10 oz. born March 6, 1973, named David Lawrence. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Walter Dannelley of DeFuniak Springs. Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Frank Moore Sr. of Hayesville, N. C. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 15 Mar 73, p 6. Transcribed by SLH)

MOORE, STEPHEN
Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Moore of 8204 Ridgefield Road, Pensacola, Florida announce the birth of a son, Stephen Jerome, born Wednesday, March 22, at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola at 11:45 a.m. Stephen weighed 7 lbs. 12 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Dr. and Mrs. H. B. Vanderford of Starkville, Miss.  Paternal grandparents are Mrs. Ophrah Moore and the late Mr. Ophrah Moore of DeFuniak Springs.  Great grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. O.N. Thompson of Opp, and Mrs. Jeannie Moore of Smyrna, Georgia.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 30 Mar 72, 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

MORGAN, CHARLES
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Jerry Morgan announce the birth of a baby boy, Charles Micheal, born at York General Hospital Rock Hill, S. C., weighing 7 pounds and 4 ounces on March 24.  The mother is the former Annette Campbell of this place.  Micheal has one brother, Kenneth, 5 years old.  Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs.  Carl Campbell of DeFuniak Springs and Mrs. Alonzo Morgan of Rock Hill, S. C.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 13 Apr 72, p 8.  Transcribed by SLH)

MORRISON, DENISE
Trooper and Mrs. W.L .Morrison, of Hudson, Florida formerly of FeFuniak Springs, announce the birth of the daughter, Denise Marie, born January 31, weighing 7 lbs. Maternal grandmother is Mrs. Bonnie Morrison of DeFuniak Springs. Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Lamar Day of Palm Harbor, Florida. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 22 Mar, 73, p 11. Transcribed by SLH)

NALL, LISA
Mr. and Mrs. Bill Nall of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a daughter, Lisa Renee. She was born Saturday, March 10, 1973 and weighed 6 pounds 10 ounces. Lisa has one brother, Kevin Bean. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Gerald D. Shoaf of DeFuniak Springs. Paternal grandparents are Mrs. Walter Willingham of Freeport and Mr. Clarence A. Nall of Flomaton, Ala. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 22 Mar73, p 12. Transcribed by SLH)

NOWLING, KYRA
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Nowling are the proud parents of a baby girl, Kyra Ann.  Little Miss Kyra, weighting 5 pounds 9 ounces, arrived June 28 at the Baptist Hospital in Pensacola.  The grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. R. D. Claussen and Mr. and Mrs. Miles Nowling, Jr.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 15 July 71, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

PALMER, ANGELA
Mr. and Mrs. Tom Palmer, Jr. of Tallahassee, Florida, announce the birth of a daughter, Angela Clairesse, born Monday, March 25, 1974.  Angela weighed 7 pounds 7 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Cooley of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Herman T. Palmer, Sr., of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 04 Apr 74, P 12.  Transcribed by SLH)

PAULK, AUBURN
Mr. and Mrs. Larry E. Paulk, of Niceville, Florida announce the birth of a daughter born Feb 22, 1973 whom they have named Auburn Ann. Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. O. C. Paulk of DeFuniak Springs. Maternal grandmother is Mrs. Margie Aarseth of Niceville, Florida. (DeFuniak Springs Herald breeze, 15 Mar 73, p 6. Transcribed by SLH)

POOLE, KYLE
Mr. and Mrs. Burwood Steven Poole of Mossyhead, Fl. announces the birth of a son, Kyle Adrian, born March 8, 1974 at 4 p.m. at the Ft. Walton Beach Hospital in Ft. Walton Beach, Fla. Kyle weighed 7 lbs. 14 oz.  His maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Rowe of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Odell Poole of Mossy Head.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 28 Mar 74, P 6.  Transcribed by SLH)

POPE, ASHLEY
Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Albert Pope, Jr. of Troy, Alabama, proudly announce the arrival of their first child, Ashley Tara, a baby girl born on June 23, 1973 in Baptist Hospital, Montgomery, Alabama.  Ashley weighed 4 lb. 9 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mrs. Carol Lovelady and the late James Edward Lovelady, of Troy.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Albert Pope, Sr. of DeFuniak Springs, Florida.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 19 Jul 73, P 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

REXFORD, SONIA
Mr. and Mrs. Donald C. Rexford of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a daughter, at Geneva, Alabama, Wiregrass Hospital, Sonia Annette Elizabeth.  Sonia tipped the scales at 5 lbs. 12 ozs. She was born Saturday, March 25, at 7:58 a.m.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Roy Rexford of DeFuniak Springs.  Maternal grandparents are Mrs. W. C. Westall of Micanopy, Fla., and Mr. Wayborn J. Williams, Sr., of Pompano Beach, Fla.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 30 Mar 72, p 12.  Transcribed by SLH)

REYES, GENE
Mr. and Mrs. Gene Reyes of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a son, Frederick Gene Reyes, born Sunday, December 10, 1972, at 3:00 p.m. He weighed 6 lbs. 15 ½ ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. I. F. Turner of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandmother is Mr. R. L. Harris of Green Cove Springs, Florida.  Frederick has one sister, Bobbie Lee.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 14 Dec 72, p 8.  Transcribed by SLH)

RIGDON, SHELLIE
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Rigdon of Blakely, Ga., formerly of DeFuniak Springs are proud to announce the birth of a daughter, Shellie JoAnn, 9 lb. 13 oz. born June 16, 1973 at the Early County Hospital.  Mrs. Ridgon is the former Peggy Fuqua, daughter of Mrs. J. T. Fuqua of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 05 Jul 73, P 2, Transcribed by SLH)

ROBERTS, GREGORY
Mr. and Mrs. Al Roberts of Dothan, Alabama announce the birth of a 7 lb. 11 oz. son, Gregory Alan, born Aug.26, at Southeastern General Hospital.  Mrs. Roberts is the former Cathy Ritzman, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Ritzman of DeFuniak Springs, Fla.  Paternal grandmother is Mrs. Irene Roberts of Columbus, Ohio.  Great grandmother is Mrs. Jeanette Walter of DeFuniak Springs, Fla.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 30 Aug 73, P 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

ROLLING, KENNETH
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth C. Rolling proudly announce the birth of a son, Kenneth Floyd, born July 12, 1973 at the Baptist Hospital in Pensacola.  Ken weighed 8 lbs. and 12 oz.  Maternal grandparent is Mrs. Wilma Brown and the late Floyd Brown of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Rolling of Ponce de Leon.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 02 Aug 73, P 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

ROWLAND, ROBIN & JUSTIN
Mr. and Mrs. Gene Rowland (nee Barbara Adams) of Gainesville, Florida are proud to announce the birth of twins, Robin Ashley and Justin Eugene, born November 24 at Alachua General Hospital, Gainesville, Florida.  Robin weighed 4 pounds, 8 ounces and was 17 inches, Justin weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19 inches long.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Bell of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. W.E. Rowland, Sr. of Gainesville, Florida.  Paternal great grandmother is Sally Harris of Halls, Tennessee.  To welcome the twins home was Shane, age 4.  (Rowland births, DeFuniak Springs, DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 20 January 1983, p 6-A.  Transcribed by Heather Holley)


RUSHING, DAWN
Sp. 5 and Mrs. C. L. Rushing (nee Vicki Slay) are the proud parents of a baby girl, Dawn Marie, born on January 16 at Ft. McClellan, Alabama.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 04 Feb 71, p 8.  Transcribed by SLH)

SAUNDERS, JENNY
Mr. and Mrs. John Saunders announce the birth of a daughter, Jenny Renee, born September 6.  Jenny weighed 6 lb. 6 ¾ oz.  Mrs. Saunders is the former Janet Brannon.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Grady Brannon of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. John R. Saunders of Ponce de Leon, Fla. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 09 Sept 71, p 2.  Transcribed by SLH)

SENTERFITT, TRUETT
Mr. and Mrs. Truett W. Senterfitt, Jr., 8-3rd Street, DeFuniak Springs, announce the birth of a son, Truett Walton Senterfitt, III, born Monday, July 17, 1972 at the Fort Walton Beach Hospital.  He weighed 5 lbs. 14 oz.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Truett W. Senterfitt, Sr., Rt. 2, DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal great-grandmothers are Mrs. Cora Senterfill and Mrs. Louie May Cawthon, both of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 27 July 72, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

SHOAF, JOHN
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Terry Shoaf (nee: Paula Nixon) of DeFuniak Springs, Florida are proud to announce the birth of a son, John Austin.  Austin was born Friday, July 20, 1973, at 10:27 p.m. at the Baptist Hospital, Pensacola, Florida.  He weighed 9 lbs. 9 ozs., and was 22 inches long.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Paul E. Nixon of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Gerald D. Shoaf also of DeFuniak Springs.  Maternal great grandmother is Mrs. Mary Nixon of Potomac, Ill.  Paternal great grandmothers are Mrs. Electra Shoaf of Covington, Tennessee and Mrs. Cressie Beach of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 02 Aug 73, P 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

SIMMONS, KIMBERLY
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Simmons of Ponce de Leon announce the birth of a girl, Kimberly Dana, born Friday, December 1, at 12:46 a.m.  Kim weighed 5 pounds 10 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Dana Cassiday of Ponce de Leon.  Paternal grandparents are the late Mr. Bill Simmons and Velma Simmons of Ponce de Leon.  Kim has one brother, William.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 07 Dec 72, p 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

SPEARS, NINA
Mr. and Mrs. Sidney L. Spears of Route 4, DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a daughter, Nina Lee, born Monday, January 8, 1973 at 11:36 a. m. at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, Fla. Nina weighed 6 pounds 10 1/2 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Johnson of Route 4, FeFuniak Springs. Paternal grandmother is Mrs. Leona Spears of Mt. Dora, Florida.  Maternal great grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Johnson of DeFuniak Springs. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 18 Jan 73, P 4. Transcribed by SLH)

SPIKES, ADRIANNE
Mr. and Mrs. Greg Spikes, Woodchuch Avenue, Pensacola, Fla. are proud to announce the birth of a daughter, Adrianne Rachel, born Saturday, June 10, 1972 at the Pensacola Baptist Hospital.  She weighed 5 lbs. 4 oz.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Frank Harris of Jackson, Miss.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Ray F. Spikes of DeFuniak Springs. Paternal great-grandparents are Mrs. Fennie H. Allison and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Spikes, all of DeFuniak.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 20 July 72, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

SPIKES, GLENN
Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Spikes of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of a girl, Heather Michele, born Monday, October 9, 1972 at the Walton County Hospital at 9:30 a.m.  Michele weighed 7 pounds 10 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. M. E. Steward of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Richard Spikes of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 12 Oct 72, p 3.  Transcribed by SLH)

STANLEY, FRED
Mr. and Mrs. John Denice Stanley Jr. of DeFuniak announce the birth of a son, Fred Denver Stanley.  The young man was born November 8, 1971 at 8:22 p.m. at Huggins Memorial Hospital.  He tipped the scales at 9 pounds, 6 ounces.  The grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Willie Drake of DeFuniak and the great grandson of Mrs. Fred D. Stanley.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 25 Nov 71, p 2.  Transcribed by SLH)

STEWART, MARY
Mr. and Mrs. Horace Stewart announced the arrival of a baby daughter, Mary Teresa, on February 19th at the Floyd County Hospital in Rome, Ga. The maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Hurtis Adkinson of 609 Live Oak Avenue, DeFuniak Springs Florida. (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 01 Mar 73, p 3.  Transcribed by SLH)

SWEENEY, Jr., JAMES
Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Sweeney of Ponce de Leon are proud to announce the birth of a son, James Daniel Sweeney, Jr., born January 22, at Panama City.  Danny weighed 7 lb. 14 and ½ oz.    Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Troy Ward of Ponce de Leon.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. D. M. Sweeney of Mossyhead.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 11 Feb 71, p 2.  Transcribed by SLH)

TAYLOR, MECHELLE
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Taylor (Debbie) of Pensacola announce the birth of a daughter, Mechelle Jean, born July 22 at University Hospital.  Mechelle weighed 7 pounds 8 ounces.  Maternal grandparents are Mrs. Doris Prescott of Tampa, and Mr. Lee Martin of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparent is Mrs. Lou Taylor of Pensacola.  Paternal great grandmother is Mrs. Grace Storm of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 19 Aug 71, p 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

TAYLOR, RICHARD
Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Taylor of Orlando, Florida are the proud parents of a bouncing baby boy, Richard A. Jr., born February 24 in an Orlando hospital.  Grandparents are Mrs. Edith Taylor of DeFuniak Springs, E. H. Taylor, Jr. of Ocala, Florida, and Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Graves of Orlando.  Great grandparents are Mrs. A. G. Douglass, and Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Taylor, Sr., all of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 09 Mar 72, p 10.  Transcribed by SLH)

THOMAS, NATHAN
David and Carol (Williams) Thomas of DeFuniak Springs announce the birth of their fourth child, Nathan Mallory Thomas, born Monday, December 27, 1982, 1:03 p.m. at The Eleanor Milton Memorial Midwifery Clinic in Paxton, Florida.  Nathan weighed 9 pounds, 0 ounces, and was 21 inches long.  Maternal grandmother is Mrs. Mallory Williams of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. David Thomas, Sr. of Sarasota, Florida.  Nathan was welcomed by two sisters, Rachel, age 7, Sara, age 5, and one brother, Caleb, age 2.  (Nathan Thomas birth, DeFuniak Springs, DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 03 February 1983, p 8-A.  Transcribed by Heather Holley) 

TINSLEY, KYLE
Mr. and Mrs. Tuck Tinsley of St. Augustine, Fla. announce the birth of a son, Kyle Myers Tinsley, on August 12.  Mrs. Tinsley is the former Ann Myers of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Tuck Tinsley, Jr. of Bradenton, Fla.  Maternal grandparents are Dr. and Mrs. Edgar Myers of DeFuniak Springs.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 17 Aug 72, p 6.  Transcribed by SLH)

TROTMAN (Daughter)
Mr. and Mrs. Tobe Trotman are the proud parents of a new baby daughter born last Friday morning. (DeFuniak Springs, The Breeze, 7 July 1910. Transcribed by Heather Holley)

VOGEL, CYNTHIA
Mr. and Mrs. Olaf Paul Vogel, Jr. of DeFuniak Springs, announce the birth of a daughter, Cynthia Dawn, born Thursday, June 1, 1972 at 6:02 a.m. at Huggins Memorial Hospital.  She weighed 8 lb. 4 1/4 oz.  Maternal grandparent is Mr. James H. Rhodes of DeFuniak Springs.  Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Olaf Paul Vogel, Sr. of St. Louis, Mo.  Cynthia Dawn has one brother, Olaf Paul III.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 08 June 72, p 15.  Transcribed by SLH)

WALDEN (Baby Girl)
Born - To Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Walden, last Friday, a daughter.  (DeFuniak, The DeFuniak Herald, 22 Dec 1910, Transcribed by Heather Holley)

WENNERBERG, KIM
Dr. and Mrs. Don L. Wennerberg announce the arrival of baby daughter, Kim Ellen, born October 5, 1972, weighing 9 lbs. 4 1/2 oz.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 26 Oct 72, p 9.  Transcribed by SLH)

WINDHAM, TORA
Mr. and Mrs. Franklin D. Windham (nee Danna Jean Infinger) happily announce the birth of a little sister for Rochelle.  Tora Frances arrived Sunday, January 20, 1974 weighing 7lbs. 8oz.  The proud grandparents are Mrs. Lessie Mae Windham, Mr. Coy Windham, and Mr. and Mrs. Hughie V. Infinger.  (Tora Windham birth, DeFuniak Springs, DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 31 January 1974, p8.  Transcribed by SLH)

WOOD, FLORA

Mr. and Mrs. David Wood of Franklin, Tennessee, announce the birth of a daughter on July 5 at the Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville.   The baby has been named Flora Margaret.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Richmond of this city.  The paternal grandmother is Mrs. George Wood of Waynesboro, Georgia.  (DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 20 July 72, p 4.  Transcribed by SLH)

WORK, HAMPTON
Mac Work and Beth Campbell-Work are happy to announce the birth of their son Hampton Ross Campbell-Work.  Hamp was born December 10, 1982 in Pensacola.  He weighed 7 pounds, 5 1/2 ounces and was 21 inches long.   Maternal grandparents are Eddie and Frances Jones.  Paternal grandmother is Lucille Work.  Hamp was welcomes home by his two year old brother, Graham.  (Hampton Work birth, DeFuniak Springs, DeFuniak Springs Herald Breeze, 27 January 1983, p 6-A.  Transcribed by Heather Holley)

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