- Ramona and James Patterson, of Oak Creek, announce the birth of their daughter, Emma James Patterson, at 7:29 a.m. July 1 at Yampa Valley Medical Center. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 20 1/2 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Deborah Heard, of Mt. Pleasant, Texas, and Shannie and Lanni Sanders, of Oak Creek. Paternal grandparents are Jim Patterson, of Splendora, Texas, and Rob and Pat Stroupe, of Arlington, Texas. Delivered at Yampa Valley Medical Center.