Angela Shoop and Michael Wills of Hagerstown announce the birth of their sixth child and fourth son, Matteo Lee Wills, July 13, 2010. Maternal grandparents are Sherry and Jerry Phelps of Leesburg, Fla., and the late Robert Lee Shoop Jr. Paternal grandparents are Jean Wills of LaPlata, Md., and the late George Wills. Maternal great-grandmothers are Faye St. Clair of Hagerstown and Maxine Shoop of Smithsburg.
David and Joanna Myers announce the birth of their fifth child and third daughter, Jessica Renae Myers, Aug. 18, 2010. Maternal grandparents are Gerald and Lauretta Eshleman of Hephzibah, Ga. Paternal grandparents are Allen and Edith Myers of Brownsville.
Matthew and Amber Davis of Bunker Hill, W.Va., announce the birth of a daughter, KayLynn Ann Davis, Aug. 27, 2010. Maternal grandparents are Sherry Prisella-Hepler of Lords Valley, Pa., and Steve Hultman of Hagerstown. Paternal grandparents are Cheryl Davis of Bunker Hill and Mark Davis of Ranson, W.Va. Maternal great-grandparents are Carolyn Stanko of Kane, Pa., and Joseph and Kay Prisella of Corning, N.Y. Paternal great-grandparents are Lester and Joan Hellem of Bunker Hill.
Stephanie Huffman and Joshua Simons of Charles Town, W.Va., announce the birth of a daughter, Mikayla Ann Simons, Aug. 12, 2010. Maternal grandparents are Rick and Debbie Cooper of Harpers Ferry, W.Va. Paternal grandparents are Mark Simons of Charles Town, and Kelli and Davey McKinney of Hedgesville, W.Va. Maternal great-grandmother is Patricia Huffman of Harpers Ferry. Paternal great-grandparents are Frank and Betty Simons of Charles Town.
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