Darla Booher and Dave Buckendahl of Alta are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Meleigha Ellien Buckendahl, at 1:46 p.m. on October 30, 2009. She weighed 8 lb. 15 oz. and measured 20 3/4 inches long at her birth. Meleigha was welcomed into the family by her brother Parker and sisters Ashleigh and Alyssa. Grandparents are Jerry and Vernie Buckendahl of Alta and the late Frederick and Eva Booher, who were Cherokee residents. Vera Buckendahl of Alta and the late Edwin Buckendahl are Meleigha's Great-grandparents.