Kristen (Koch) Marshall and Jay Marshall, Kansas City, announce the birth of a son, Argle James Marshall V. Born Aug. 31, 2013, at Liberty Hospital, Liberty, he weighed 8 pounds.

Argle joins Emma, 3.

Grandparents are Dale and Marie Koch, New Haven, and AJ and Margaret Marshall, Columbia. Great-grandparents are the late Harold and Odell Koch, the late Melvin and Marguerite Brandt, Eunice and the late George Neitzert, Columbia, and Argle and Dorothy Marshall, Boonville, Ind.