TJ and Stacy (Allen) Murphy, Marthasville, announce the birth of a daughter, Karlee Jean Murphy. Born April 18, 2012, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 18 1/2 inches long.

Karlee joins Josh, 9, Abby, 10, and Marrissa, 11.

Maternal grandparents are Brian and Sandy Elbert, Villa Ridge, and Don and Renea Allen, Washington. Paternal grandparents are Ronnie and Kathy Woods, Union, and Terry Murphy, St. Louis. Great-grandparents are Don and Rose Allen and Judith Prince.