SHELBYVILLE, IL. —
Jason and Jessica Howe of Mode announce the birth of their son Jacob Eugene Howe born December 9, 2011.
Jacob was born at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, Mattoon. He weighed 7 lbs. 12 oz. and was 21 inches long. He joins sisters Jordyn Leann, 14; Jansyn Christine, 11; and Jaelyn Delaine, 18 months, at home.
Grandparents are Dwane and Candie Kessler of Stewardson, and Debra and the late Edward E. “Gene” Howe of Mode. Great grandparents are Joy Thomas fo Stewardson; Oscar and Phyllis Thomas of rural Stewardson; Waneta Kessler of Effingham; and Betty Williams of Shelbyville. Great-great grandmother is Sylvia Phipps of Pana.