January 6, 2021

First Baby of the New Year Celebrated at Memorial Hospital

Pictured, left to right: Michelle McClanahan, MHS Director of Volunteer Services; Katrina Clark, Isabelle Clark, Russell Clark, and Katie Snapp, Birthing Center Registered Nurse.


Congratulations to Katrina and Russell Clark who delivered the first baby in 2021 at Memorial Hospital in Abilene.

Isabelle Elizabeth Clark was born on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at 1:26 a.m., in the Birthing Center at Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds 14 ounces and was 20.5 inches long.

The family received a newborn gift basket, from the Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps (MHSVC), including a hand-made quilt, burp cloth, a home-made receiving blanket, a crocheted blanket, teddy bears, and an assortment of other items.

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