Joni Grannemann and Richard L. Barnes, Gray Summit, announce the birth of a son, Braden Carl Barnes. Born Sept. 11, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 10 pounds, 2 oucnes, and was 20 1/2 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Christine Linhorst and Lloyd Linhorst, Cedar Hill. Paternal grandparents are Cheryl Barnes and Richard D. Barnes. Great-grandparent is Wilma Barnes.