Ashley Loyall and Joshua Boyd of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a child, Mercades Lin Boyd, on April 16, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18½ inches long.
Siblings are Devon and Alexis, both of Vine Grove, and Jazamai of McKee.
Grandparents are Cindy Lawson of Elizabethtown, Roger Boyd of Russellville and Kim and Darrell Loyall of Jonesville.
Great-grandparents are Glenna Miller and Clyde Boggs, both of Elizabethtown. Great-great-grandparents are Elizabeth Howard and Ken Howard, both of Baxter.