Gossum — Paycen Odom Gossum, son of Joey and Tassie (Pace) Gossum of Benton, July 6, 2013, Murray-Calloway County Hospital. Grandparents are Joel Pace and Connie Pace, both of Benton, and Randy and Sandy Gossum of Wingo. Great-grandparents are Myrna Odom of Benton, Maydene Gossum of Wingo, and Jewel Pace of Benton.
Edwards — Cameron Lane Edwards, son of Derek and Amber (Dix) Edwards of Bardwell, July 15, 2013, Baptist Health Paducah. Grandparents are Odell and Tracy Dix of Bardwell, and Wanda and Lalo Marin of Bardwell. Great-grandparents are Linda and Anthony Dix Sr. of Mayfield, and Jim and Nellie Aguirre of Bardwell.
Hodge — Joshua Noah Matthew Hodge, son of Joshua and Bryttni (Walker) Hodge of Ledbetter, July 15, 2013, Baptist Health Paducah. Grandparents are Chuck and Beverly Walker of Grand Rivers, and Marion and Dianna Hodge of Ledbetter.
Okerson — Hansen Beckett Okerson, son of Trent and Tiffany Okerson of Paducah, July 16, 2013, Baptist Health Paducah. Grandparents are Lori Ferrell of Memphis, Tenn., Mark Ferrell of Hot Springs, Ark., and Sandy and Terry Okerson of Metropolis, Ill. Great-grandparents are Joann and Bobby Jernigan of Hot Springs, Ark., Arnold and Geri Pipkin of Pine Bluff, Ark., and E.A. and Sally Okerson of Tampa, Fla.
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