January 7, 2010
First Baby of New Year Born at SCMH
The First Baby of 2010 born at Scotland County Memorial Hospital arrived at 8:38 a.m. on Monday, January 4th.
Brandy M. Pearson and David Collins are the parents of a son, Joseph Kenneth Pearson. He weighed 7 pounds and 8.8 ounces and was 20 inches long.
Grandparents are Thomas Glen Ludington and Robbie Marie Ludington of Powersville, MO, Sharida Alicia Collins-Smith or Leon, IA, and Harrison Lee Collins of Unionville, MO.
As the first baby of 2010 Joseph and his family received a number of special gifts provided by area sponsors including Beverly Moore Insurance, U.S. Bank, Kimberly Nicoli – Attorney at Law, Scotland County Lanes, Toni Moore Photography, Rose Do It Best Hardware, Scotland County Health Department and Home Health Agency, Main Street Café, Exchange Bank of Northeast Missouri, Community Bank of Memphis, Don F. Harrison Insurance Agency, Payne Funeral Chapel, Cook’s Mens Store, Scotland County Youth Association, The Daisy Patch, Countryside Flowers and Wire Jewelry by Matt Kliethermes.