Perry and Charla Selix of Joplin, Mo., and big brother, Charles Dale Selix, announce the birth of a baby boy, Tanner Robert Selix on February 3, at 9:24 p.m.

He was born at St. Johnís birthing Center in Joplin, Mo. He weighed nine pounds and 12 ounces and was 22 inches long.

Paternal grandparents are Dale and Doris Selix of Grinnell, Iowa.

Maternal grandparents are Marilyn Jenney of Columbus, and the late Charles Wesley Jenney.