Brian and Allissa (Wilson) Abbott, Springfield, announce the birth of a daughter, Keira Lynne Abbott. Born Feb. 25, 2013, at Cox Medical Center, she weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Grandparents are Terry O. and Linda Wilson, Washington, and Jim and Kristi Abbott, O’Fallon. Great-grandparents are Carolyn Newcomb, St. Charles, and Dorothy Abbott, St. Ann.