January 6, 2005
Kloe Robbins Is 1st Baby Of New Year At SCMH
The stork made its first stop of 2005 at Scotland County Memorial Hospital when Kloe Michelle Robbins was delivered as the first baby of the New Year at the Memphis facility.
Kloe was born at 9:57 p.m. January 2. She weighed 5 pounds 11 ounces and was 19 ˝ inches long. Her parents are Mary Parsons and Tony Robbins of Worthington. The grandparents are Virginia and Clyde Potter of Baring and Georgann and Joe Robbins of Worthington.
The hospital was joined by a number of local merchants in presenting the first baby of the year and her parents a gift package. Sponsors for the promotion included:
Cook’s Mens Store (18-month overalls) Memphis Farm & Home ($25 gift certificate) Countryside Flowers (Newborn gift arrangement) Farmers Mutual Insurance Company of Scotland County (Teddy Bear) Barbs Family Hair Care (gifts for new mom);
Payne Funeral Home ($50 savings bond) Bank Of Kirksville ($50 savings bond)
Community Bank of Memphis ($50 savings bond) Scotland County Health Department/ Home Health Agency (safety car seat) Scotland County Lanes ($10 gift certificate);
Barbara Allen Crawford - Tax Accountant & Crawford Auto ($50. savings bond) J’s Food Inc. ($50. gift certificate) First Baptist Church (Teddy Bear) The Flower Garden (newborn gift arrangement) Dynamite’s Wrecker Service ($10) KMEM Radio Station (CDs from various country western artists) Girl Scout Troops of Memphis (1st baby healthcare assortment).