Birth Announcements

John Richard Nugent III (Tripp)

Antoinette Smith and John Richard Nugent II of Bluffton announce the birth of a son, John Richard Nugent III (Tripp), at 2:18 a.m. Oct. 17 at Coastal Carolina Hospital.

He weighed 9 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 20  1/2 inches.

He has a sister, Giuliana Josephine, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Theresa Smith and Glenn Rios of Bluffton and William and Judith Smith of Bayshore, N.Y.

Paternal grandparents are John and Kim Nugent.