Mark and Erika Baum of Columbia announce the birth of their daughter, Poppy Leighton Baum.
She was born July 25, 2013, at 12:46 p.m., at Missouri Medical Center, St. Louis.
She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 20 inches long.
Her paternal grandparents are Craig and Denise Baum of Monroe City.
Maternal grandparents are Nancy and the late Tom Gregory of Columbia.
Great-grandparents are Rosalie and the late Harold Baum of Monroe City, the late Leroy and Esther Keckritz of Valmeyer, the late Bernice Lucash of Belleville and the late Stanley and Anita Gregory of Columbia.