Phil Banes and Sheila Gooch and Ryain and Nikki Fry, Moundville, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter and sister, Gretchen Teresa Banes. Gretchen was born at 8:10 a.m., May 4, 2005. She weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Paternal grandparents are Mike and Kathy Banes, Sheldon, and Barb and David Thrasher, Lamar. Paternal great-grandparents are Gene and Shirley Banes, Sheldon, and H.C. and Betty Lathrop, Sheldon. Maternal grandparent is Norma Gooch.