Mr. Winston Wingfield Harrell and Dr. Whitney Minter Harrell of South Boston are pleased to announce the birth of their twin daughters Caroline Frances Harrell and Joanna Meredith Harrell. The twins made a surprise arrival six weeks early and were born at Duke University Hospital on Aug. 12, 2021. Caroline entered this world at 9:32 a.m. weighing 5 pounds and 3 ounces and measuring 18.7 inches long. Joanna was born at 9:34 a.m. weighing 5 pounds and 9 ounces and measuring 16.9 inches long.  

Caroline and Joanna are the granddaughters of Christine S. Minter of Patrick Springs and the late Joe P. Minter of Axton and Mr. and Mrs. Richard O. Harrell III of South Boston. The twins are the great-granddaughters of Mrs. Elizabeth P. Cone and the late Howard B. Cone of Richmond.