Mike and Jennifer Slifer of Mode announce the birth of their daughter.
Emma Claire was born September 3, 2013, at 8:01 a.m. at St. Anthony Memorial Hospital in Effingham. She weighed 5 lbs. 11 oz. and was 19 inches long. She joins brothers Brendan, 7, and Blake, 2, at home.
Grandparents are Janet Dawkins and the late Darrell Dawkins, of Shelbyville, and Russell and Nancy Slifer and the late Karen Slifer, of Shelbyville.