Joseph W. and Tiffany K. Butler of Hawk Point, Mo. would like to announce the birth of their first child, Melody Ann Butler. She was born at home on Jan. 17, 2013 at 3:23 a.m. She weighed 7 lbs. and was 19 inches long.
Her grandparents are Jerry and Tina Burney of Warrenton, Mo., Christina Kendrick of Omaha, Neb., and Jim and Heidi Butler of Millerton, Pa.
Her great-grandparents are Joyce Burney of Coffeeville, T. Layne and Dorothy Livingston of Starkville, Norm and Ann Butler of Millerton, Pa., and Chet and Kathy Gebhards of Elizabeth, Colo. Her great-great-grandparents are Thelma Williams of Starkville and Chester Gebhards of Elizabeth, Colo.