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Sunday, February 1, 2009

The Newest Member of the Watkins Family

Mary Frances Watkins
Born Sunday, February 1, 2009 at 2:05pm
7 pounds 14 ounces
21.5 inches



Anonymous said...


What a beautiful little human being.
And what a great name!

God bless her always.

Anonymous said...

Ten fingers, Ten toes
She's laughter and teardrops
So small and brand new
And amazingly angelic
She's sent to bless you
She's one special Baby
The best of life's treasure
And will grant and bless you
Many hours of great pleasure.
Author Unknown

Congratulations Brad, I'm sure we, your "blog" fans will understand if we do not have the pleasure of your postings over the next few weeks. Our Lord has truly blessed you with Mary Francis.

the lords sheep said...


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Father Schnippel said...


Congrats, Brad!

Gabriel Bernal said...


Brad Watkins said...

Thank you all for your prayers and best wishes! We are tremendously blessed!

Dan G said...

Congratulations to all the Watkinses!

Andrea said...

How wonderful!! God Bless you all!!!

a newly consecrated virgin said...

Congratulations! She’s beautiful! :)

qualcosa di bello said...

just beautiful!! congratulations & God bless to all of you!!!!