Births/Birthdays

Thelma Gainer

Thelma Gainer of Elkins was honored with a surprise birthday brunch for her 90th birthday while attending her grandson’s wedding on Emerald Isle, North Carolina. The brunch took place at Caribesea Restaurant and was hosted by her children and grandchildren. The brunch was attended by ...

Verla Kathryn ‘Bobbie’ Lamb

Verla Kathryn “Bobbie” Lamb celebrated her 95th birthday Oct. 21 at Woodford Memorial Methodist Church. She was honored by 91 family members and friends. Mrs. Lamb was a “Rosie the Riveter” and this was the theme of the extensive party decorations. Ruby Coberly, 96, a Rosie who ...

HAMRICK

Charity Taylor and Justin Hamrick of Elkins announce the birth of a daughter, born at 8:44 a.m. Nov. 5, 2016, at Davis Medical Center, Elkins. The infant weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces and has been named Harper Leeann Hamrick. Siblings include Kenah Lipscomb, Keyon Lipscomb and Avery Hamrick, ...

Lorraine Moran

Lorraine Moran of Elkins began the celebration of her 94th birthday with family and friends in the Massanutten Resort, Massanutten, Virginia, where activities offered at the resort were enjoyed. During the family reunion, a surprise, belated birthday party for Linda Collins also was ...

WOLFE

Adam Wolfe and Krysta Rexrode Wolfe announce the birth of a son, born April 3, 2017, in Charleston. The infant weighed seven pounds, five ounces, measured over 19 inches and has been named Felix Linden Wolfe. Siblings include a sister, Alder. Grandparents are Doug Rexrode and Traci ...

MARTIN

Brittany Stone and Christopher Martin of Elkins announce the birth of a son, born at 8 a.m. June 1, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and has been named Conner Eugene Martin. Maternal grandparents are Time and Karen Stone and Dorothy Stone. Paternal ...

BROWN

Travis and Ashley Brown of Marlinton announce the birth of a daughter, born at 9:58 a.m. Aug. 3, 2017, Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 8 pounds and has been named Adelyn Jewell Brown. Siblings include Keisha, Haiven and Harlow Brown. The mother is the former Ashley Chewning. ...

HAWKINS

Michael and Maria Hawkins of Elkins announce the birth of a daughter, born at 7:21 a.m. Sept. 25, 2017, in St Joseph’s Hospital. The infant weighed 7 pounds, measured 20 inches and has been named Sydney Grace Hawkins. Siblings include Hunter, Bella and Laurel Lantz and Camden and Khole ...

McCAULEY

Earl and Natalie McCauley of Huttonsville announce the birth of a son, born at 9:49 p.m. Aug. 2, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces, measured 19 1/2 inches and has been named Earl Waylon McCauley. Siblings include Kylie Paige and McKenna Faith McCauley.

HUNT

Andrew and Sheena Hunt of Elkins announce the birth of a daughter, born at 6:04 a.m. Sept. 1, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and has been named Claire Harper Hunt. The mother is the former Sheena Clarissa Harper. Maternal grandparents are Richard and ...

DEAVERS

Joseph Deavers and Morgan Deavers of Montrose announce the birth of a daughter, born at 4:29 p.m. Aug. 31, 2017, in Davis Memorial Hospital. The infant weighed 12 pounds, 2 ounces and has been named Odessa Maci Grace Deavers. Siblings include Aaron Deavers. The mother is the former Morgan ...

MORTON

Jesse Duncan Morton and Emily Rhoades Morton of Elkins announce the birth of a son, born at 8:08 a.m. Aug. 22, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and has been named Alexander Vitaliy Morton. Siblings include Peter Nicholas Morton. The mother is the former ...

WHITED

Joshua and Traci Whited of Belington announce the birth of a daughter, born at 8:22 a.m. Sept. 7, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and has been named Aubree Diane Whited. Siblings include Noah Patrick Whited. The mother is the former Traci Mininger. Maternal ...

BALDWIN

Kaila Peck and Dylan Baldwin of Durbin announce the birth of a daughter, born at 3:54 p.m. Sept. 5, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and has been named Aria Marie-Lynn Baldwin. Maternal grandparents are Clifford and Jennifer Peck of Durbin. Paternal ...

SKINNER

Orville “Bub” Skinner and Angel Raines of Belington announce the birth of a son, born at 2:01 a.m. July 24, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and has been named Tony Ray Skinner. Siblings include Gabriel Long. The mother is the former Angel Long. Maternal ...

HINCHMAN

Amber and Benjamin Hinchman II of Beverly announce the birth of a daughter, born at 2:41 p.m. Sept. 23, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounces and has been named Bailey Lynn Hinchman. Siblings include Katherine Hinchman. Maternal grandparents are Kathy Shannon and ...

ANELLO

Nichalous Anello and Kelsey Anello of Valley Head announce the birth of a daughter, born at 7:43 p.m. Sept. 9, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and has been named Aria Rose Anello. The mother is the former Kelsey Wratchford. Maternal grandparents are Jake ...

KETTERMAN

Greg Ketterman Jr. and Andrea Boltz of Boltz of Beverly announce the birth of a son, born at 1:35 p.m. July 20, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and has been named Mason Allan Ketterman. Maternal grandparents are Donald and Barbara Boltz Jr. Paternal ...

SMITH

Markie LeeAnn Jeffries and Joshua Ryan Smith of Elkins announce the birth of a daughter, born at 1:55 p.m. Aug. 10, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and has been named Rylee Jae Nichole Smith. Maternal grandparents are James and Donna Jeffries. Paternal ...

RIDENOUR

Micah J. Ridenour and Melody K. Ridenour of Elkins announce the birth of a daughter, born at 1:33 p.m. July 1, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and has been named Hope Ann Malee Ridenour. Siblings include Ethan J. Ruediger and Olivia N. Ruediger. The mother ...