Cliff and Sonya Strait of Highland have announced the birth of their daughter, Brooke McKenzie Strait, at White River Medical Center at Batesville Jan. 3, 2005. She weighed 6 pounds, 12 1/2 ounces, and was 19 inches long. She was welcomed by her sister, Lydia.
Grandparents are Charles and Janice Strait of Highland, Clyde Denton and Gladys Newsom of Ash Flat, and Robert and Patsy Newsom of Iuka, Miss.
Great-grandparents are Pete and Carmaletta Newsom of Gunnison, Miss., Mable Etheridge of Rosedale, Miss. The late great-grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Jones, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Strait, and Mr. Earl Etheridge.