Elias Bentlee Sparks

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Andrew and Charity Sparks of Sheldon, Mo., are proud to announce the birth of their son, Elias Bentlee Sparks.

Elias was born at 5:20 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott, Kan.

He weighed 9 pounds and 1 ounce.

Maternal grandparents are Ruben and Melissa Luevano and David Carter. Maternal great-grandparents are Rodney and Karen Dobias. Maternal great-great-grandmother is Ilita Thompson.

Paternal grandparents are Robert and Amy Sparks. Paternal great-grandparents are Gerald and Arline Shaver, and Dixie Sparks.