Marjunn Spaulding and Elizabeth Underwood, Fort Scott, are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Tessa Nicole Spaulding, at 11:58 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at Mercy Hospital Fort Scott.
Tessa weighed 8 pounds, 5 1/2 ounces at birth.
Maternal grandparents are Terry and Lori Bower, Fort Scott. Maternal great-grandparents are Wilma Underwood, Fort Scott, and Perry and Helen Bower, Fort Scott.
Paternal grandparents are George R. Spaulding, Fort Scott, and Shirley C. Spaulding, Jacksonville, Ark.
Paternal great-grandmother is Sybal Smith, Greenbrier, Ark.