Kartini and Benjie Maxson of Martinsburg, W.Va., announce the birth of a son, Benjamin Edward Maxson, Oct. 6, 2002. Maternal grandparents are Eddy and Esther Van Gils of Hernando, Fla. Paternal grandparents are Ben and Mary Maxson of Columbia, Md. Paternal great-grandfather is Glen Maxson of Hendersonville, N.C.
Michael and Tracy (Bishop) McCauley of Hagerstown announce the birth of their first child, a son, Garrett Michael McCauley, Aug. 24, 2002. Maternal grandparents are Rocky and June Bishop of Clear Spring. Paternal grandparents are Patricia McCauley of Hagerstown and the late R. Lee McCauley. Maternal great-grandparents are Esther Bowen of Clear Spring, James Shelby of Williamsport, Marvin Bishop of Boonsboro and Jack and Mary Ann Risinger of Hedgesville, W.Va.
Darrell L. and Jessica M. Manning of Hagerstown announce the birth of a son, Christian Lee Manning, Oct. 7, 2002. Maternal grandparents are Steven Heaps of Essex, Md., and Sarah Heaps of Keedysville. Paternal grandparents are William and Donna Delauter and Steve and Janet Manning, all of Hagerstown. Maternal great-grandparents are John and Christine Evans of Timonium, Md., and Beverly Reeder of Keedysville. Paternal great-grandparents are Donald C. Jones and John Manning, both of Hagerstown.