Latavia Clark holds her newborn baby daughter, Jamie Ember, who was born Jan. 2 at 12:56 p.m. the first baby born at Geary Community Hospital in 2020.

Latavia Clark, of Junction City, is the proud mother of the first baby of not just the new year but the new decade born at Geary Community Hospital.

Clark welcomed her baby daughter, Jamie Ember, who was born January 2, 2020, at 12:56 pm, in the Martha K. Hoover Women’s Health Center at GCHl in Junction City.

Jamie Ember weighed 5 pounds, 9 ounces and was 17 ¾ inches long. She will join her older siblings, Aziah, Trevall, and Heaven, at home.

Her maternal grandmother is Tonya Heaven, also of Junction City.

The Clark family was presented with a newborn care package including diapers, wipes, baby bath soaps, an infant tub, fresh floral bouquet, and a $50 Walmart gift card following Jamie Ember’s birth.

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