Martin Luther Komm IV and Karan Nicole Komm of Thayer announce the birth of a son, Lance Matthew Komm, born July 5, 2005, at 7:20 p.m. at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20 inches long.
He was welcomed by his brother, Lane Michael Komm, 2-1/2 years.
Maternal grandparents are Jack Worsham and Rita and A.D. Havner, all of Salem.
Paternal grandparents are Sarah and Marty Komm III of Thayer.