Garrett James Harper was born to proud parents Lacey Strickland and Cole Harper on Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at 9:37 p.m. Garrett was born at Bay Medical Center in Panama City, weighing in at 7 lbs. and 1.2 oz, and measuring 20 inches long. Garrett’s grandparents are Stacy and Laura Strickland of Port St. Joe and Randy and Misty Harper of Wewahitchka. Great grandparents are Bob and Agnes Ridgley and Daryal and Doris Strickland of Port St. Joe; Jimmy and Carolyn Harper of Wewa; Linda Graham of Lynn Haven; and Curt and B’Shayne Wilber of Big Rapids, MI. Great-great grandparents are Don and Mary Lawley of Wewa and Crystal Stiles of Muncie, IN. Also, very excited and proud are Garrett’s uncles: Brandon and Alex Strickland and Chance Harper.