Craig and Carolyn (Nell) Huitt, Labadie, announce the birth of a daughter, Karis Elisabeth Huitt. Born Oct. 21, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Karis joins Lydia Huitt, 5, and Levi Huitt, 1.

Maternal grandparents are Barbara Nell and John Nell, Neponset, Ill. Paternal grandparents are Judy Huitt and Garry Huitt, Farmington.