Joe and Erica (Rodgers) Ballmann, Marthasville, announce the birth of a son, Jackson Paul Ballmann. Born May 23, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Joseph and Debbie Rodgers, Washington. Paternal grandparents are the late Paul and Linda Ballmann and Carla Ballmann, Washington. Great-grandparents are Tommy and Shirley Beste, Don and Emma Jean Rodgers and Jerry and Jane Aholt.