Baptist-Union County welcomes first baby of 2019

Photo: Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County

Brett Haize Chumley arrived at 12:37 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2019.

Posted: Jan 2, 2019 4:14 PM

NEW ALBANY, Miss. (WTVA) - New Albany’s hospital celebrated its first birth of the New Year.

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County says Brett Haize Chumley was the first baby to be born in 2019 at the hospital.

He arrived at 12:37 a.m.

His parents are Jacob and Lakan Chumley of Pontotoc, and he will be welcomed home by his two sisters: Kinzlie, 7, and Kaizlie, 2.

In honor of this moment, the hospital presented the family with a large gift bag containing a variety of baby items, as well as a car seat.

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