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Jacee Filomena Gonzales Rockdale’s 2014 first baby

Earns parents over $800 in gifts from firms, organizations


Mom and dad, Ashley Roberts and Lawrence Gonzales, welcome the first baby home after delivery in a Georgetown hospital. 
Reporter/Mike Brown Mom and dad, Ashley Roberts and Lawrence Gonzales, welcome the first baby home after delivery in a Georgetown hospital. Reporter/Mike Brown Jacee Filomena Gonzales is Rockdale’s first baby of 2014.

The first baby, daughter of Ashley Roberts and Lawrence Gonzales of Rockdale, made her arrival at 5:45 p.m. Friday (Jan. 3) at St. David’s Georgetown.

She weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 17-1/2 inches.

Jaycee was delivered by Dr. John Sherman.

Grandparents include Louise Montelongo and Fernando Llanas Jr., both of Rockdale.

Great grandparents include Frank Montelongo and Janet Hirt, both of Rockdale.

Jaycee won the following prizes for her parents, all donated by local business firms and other organizations in the annual first baby contest sponsored by The Reporter:

Helen’s Sno-Balls, gift certificate for five large and five medium sno-balls in the summer; Rockdale Federal Credit Union, $20 cash; Call- Comm Connect Electronics, $25 gift certificate.

Antique Queens, $15 gift certificate; Brookshire Bros., $20 gift certificate; Rockdale Beauty Shoppe, $25 gift certificate; Shawnee’s Hair Salon, $25 gift certificate.

Rockdale Beauty Shoppe, gift certificate for baby’s first haircut; Thursday Reading Club, new children’s book.

Climate Control/Nathan Doelitsch, free heating inspection; The Rockdale Reporter, new children’s book; Pizza Hut, two adult buffets.

Oriental Kitchen, free order of sugar donuts with lunch or dinner purchase; Love’s Flowers & Gifts, $25 gift certificate; Matinee Musical Club, lullaby CD.

Taqueria Banda’s, free lunch special for mom or dad; Walmart, $25 gift card; Texas Burger, $10 gift certificate; Rockdale Country Ford, free oil change, excluding diesel.

Rockdale Signs & Photography, free sitting and two 8-by-10 photos; Christian Information Book Store, $10 gift certificate; Snap Fitness, one month gym for mom or dad.

The Rockdale Reporter, oneyear subscr iption; Chicken Express, 16 tenders; Lee’s Landing, free lunch special for mom or dad; Subway, $10 gift certificate; Midway Grocery, $10 in gas; Pruett Insurance Agency, $25 Visa gift card.


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