Jacob and Kathy Smith of Salem announce the birth of their daughter, Lydia Rae Smith, on Aug. 23, 2007, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 21 inches long and was born at 7:43 a.m.
She was welcomed home by her proud big brother, Calvin Lee Smith, who is 3-1/2 years old.
Grandparents are, Ray and Linda Casey of Salem, Brenda and Greg Jackson of Salem and Zane Smith of Wheeling.
Great-grandparents are Bob and Gwen Cooper of Salem, Robert Surber of San Diego, Calif., Emery King of Salem, Marie Mason of Alaska, Leela Jackson and the late Harold Jackson of Mammoth Spring, Tuffy Smith of Wheeling and the late Anita Smith of Salem.