Stephen Ray and Sunshine Wallace of Mammoth?Spring announce the birth of their son, Slade Monroe Ray, born on March 19, 2007, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. He weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 inches long. He was welcomed by a sister, Savannah Ray.
Maternal grandparents are Billy and Barbara Smith of Hardy. Paternal grandparents are Raymond and Deborah Ray of Mammoth Spring.
Great-grandparents are Bud and Edna Ellison of Mammoth?Spring; Delores McColgan of Valley Grove, Ill., Barbara and John Moore of Woodland, Calif., and the late J.C. Hamilton and Helen Fleming.