Joshua and Ashli Marts, Sullivan, announce the birth of a son, Jacob Paul Marts. Born Oct. 23, 2012, at Missouri Baptist Hospital, Sullivan, he weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces.

Jacob joins Corbin, 10, and Gavin, 6.

Maternal grandparents are Joni Denson, Sullivan, and Thomas Osterholt, Fulton. Paternal grandparents are Linda Marts, St. Charles, and Jesse Marts, Washington.