Stephanie and Clifton Varner, Fort Scott, and sibling Austin Jeremy are pleased to announce the birth of their son and brother Owen Michael Taylor Varner on Monday, Jan. 30, 2012, at 1:56 p.m. at Mercy Health Center, Fort Scott, Kan. Owen weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces.
Maternal grandparents are Debi and Ken Cook, Fort Scott. Paternal grandparents are Faith and Steven Varner, Fort Scott.
Maternal great-grandparents are Linda Main and Dan Duncga, Olathe, Kan., and Sharon Evans, Fort Worth, Texas. Paternal great-grandmothers are Ruth Wells, Fort Scott, and Virginia Varner, Fulton.