The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC

January 10, 2007

Gookin Daughter

Matthew and Julie Gookin of Midlothian, Va., announce the birth of a daughter, Emma Kathryn, born Dec. 15, 2006, at St. Mary's Hospital in Richmond.

Emma Kathryn weighed seven pounds, one ounce and was 19 1/2 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Donald and Anita Briley and Ernest and Pat James, all of Tarboro.

Paternal grandparents are Willie and Debbie Gookin of Stafford, Va.