John Lovett Jr. and Sandra Deloris Smith of Allendale are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sonja Katren Smith to Robert Lee Miller Jr. He is the son of Robert and Margret Miller Sr. of Barnwell.
The bride-elect is a 1989 graduate of Allendale-Fairfax High School. She is employed as a home care attendant and attends USC-Salkehatchie for early childhood development.
The groom-elect is a 1992 graduate of Barnwell High School. He is employed in the truck driving academy of Memphis, Tenn.
Clint and Candice Youngblood are proud to announce the birth of their son, Clinton Stansell Youngblood V. He was born at 5:47 p.m., Aug. 26, 2009 at University Hospital. He weighed seven pounds, five ounces and was 201/2 inches long.
Clinton has one sister, Macie Larson Youngblood.
Paternal grandparents are Janice Youngblood and the late Butch Youngblood of Elko.
Maternal grandparents are Wayne and Melody Staples of Barnwell and the late Milton Bolen of Atlanta.
Randy and Jennifer Thomas Eason Jr. are proud to announce the birth of their son, Randy Lee “Trey” Eason III. He was born at 8:15 p.m., Sept. 2, 2009 at Jackson-Madison Hospital, Jackson, Tenn. He weighed eight pounds, 2 ½ ounces and was 20 inches long.
Trey has one sister, Shelby.
Paternal grandparents are Randy and Kim Eason Sr. of Scotts Hill, Tenn.
Maternal grandparents are Lamar Thomas of La. And Kathy Bryant of Hilda.
Great-grandparents are Clara Thomas of Williston and Irene Carr of Lexington, Tenn.
Ben and Kristen Smoak are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Connelly-Grace Smoak. She was born at 4:20 a.m., Aug. 11, 2009 at University Hospital, Augusta, Ga. She weighed seven pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 ¼ inches long.
Connelly has one sister, Carly Smoak.
Paternal grandparent is the late Carl Benjamin Smoak.
Maternal grandparents are Benny and Nancy Crim of Ulmer.
Great-grandparents are Elma and the late Robert E. Connelly Sr. of Ulmer, Harold and Eloise Crim of Sycamore and the late Sidney and Aline Smoak of Barnwell.