Aubrey and Dusty Elkinton, of Moundville, and big sisters Halley and Talya, are proud to announce the birth of their son and baby brother, Ryden Lee Elkinton. Ryden was born at 2:15 p.m., on Aug. 24, 2009, at Mercy Health Center, in Fort Scott.
Maternal grandparents are Kenna Clements, of Deerfield, and the late Larry "Bub" Clements Jr., and Rick and Teresa Klumpp, of Richards. Maternal great-grandparents are Leon and Betty Emery, of Deerfield, Shirley Klumpp, of Nevada, and the late Richard Klumpp.
Paternal grandparents are Larry and Dixie Elkinton, of Oskaloosa, Kan. Paternal great-grandmother is Ethel May, Ozawkie, Kan.