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Jo Dee Messina
Originally posted 01/19/2009 06:00PM
Country singer Jo Dee Messina and her husband, Chris Deffenbaugh, welcomed their first child today, her rep tells PEOPLE exclusively.
Noah Roger Deffenbaugh was born at a Nashville-area hospital at 1:01 p.m. on Monday, weighing in at 6 lbs., 15 oz.
Originally posted 10/28/2008 02:00PM
Country singer Jo Dee Messina is pregnant – and it's a boy, she tells PEOPLE exclusively.
"I am in my third trimester now," says Messina, 38, who celebrated her one-year anniversary with husband Chris Deffenbaugh, 28, last week. "We knew we wanted to have kids, but we just said, 'Whenever it happens, it happens.' And it happened!" she says. "We were both surprised at first. It's such a lifestyle change. But then we're like, 'Wow, we're going to be parents!'"
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