Birth Announcements for Jan. 9

January 9, 2011 

Benaiah Whaley

Kristen and Don Whaley of Newport News, Va., announce the birth of a son, Benaiah Dean Whaley, at 3:59 p.m. Dec. 16 at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.

The newborn weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces, and measured 19 1/2 inches.

Maternal grandparents are Debbie and David Sandri of Paxinos, Pa.

Paternal grandparents are Barb and Don Whaley of Hilton Head Island.

Declan Ireland

Elyse and John Ireland of Beaufort announce the birth of a son, Declan Reed Ireland, at 3:28 p.m. Nov. 18 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital.

The newborn weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and measured 20 inches.

Maternal grandparents are Billie and Stanley Dobbs of Beaufort.

Paternal grandparents are Jeannine and John Ireland Sr. of Palm Bay, Fla.

Elliot Pearson

Lori Langford Pearson and Mike Pearson of Hilton Head Island announce the birth of a daughter, Elliot Grace Pearson, at 8:47 a.m. Dec. 10 at the Medical University of South Carolina.

The newborn weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and measured 21 inches.

Maternal grandparents are Mr Mrs. Langford of Hilton Head.

Paternal grandparents are Lynne Pearson and Jim Pearson of Columbus, Ohio.

Sara Richardson

Kelly and Tom Richardson of Hilton Head Island announce the birth of a daughter, Sara Brooke Richardson, at 2:14 a.m. Dec. 18 at Hilton Head Hospital.

The newborn weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces, and measured 18 inches.

She has a brother, Will, 3, and a sister, Hayley, 4.

Maternal grandfather is Rich Hodsdon of Hilton Head.

Paternal grandparents are Joan and Tom Richardson of Centreville, Va.

Myles DeGraffenried

Brittney and Dominque DeGraffenried of Bluffton announce the birth of a son, Myles Edward DeGraffenried, at 4:59 p.m. Dec. 29 at Hilton Head Hospital.

The newborn weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and measured 19 inches.

Maternal grandparents are Wendy and Keith Dalton of Dublin, Va.

Paternal grandparents are Viola Lewis of Eau Claire, Wis., and Michael DeGraffenried of Manassas, Va.

Jacob Cerrati

Jennie and Michael Cerrati of Hilton Head Island announce the birth of a son, Jacob William Cerrati, at 5:11 p.m. Dec. 10 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital.

The newborn weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and measured 19 1/2 inches.

Maternal grandmother is Anne Swanson of Baton Rouge, La.

Paternal grandparents are Karen and Al Cerrati of Hilton

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