Cynthia Perkins Ingram and Shavar Ingram, Robertsville, announce the birth of a son, Elijah Robert Ingram. Born July 16, 2017, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 7.7 pounds.

Elijah joins Gracelyn, 4, Chasity, 3, and Micah, 16 months

Grandparents are James and Verla Perkins, Sherry Ingram, all of Robertsville, and the late Stanley Ingram.