Matthew Alexander Dodson and Ashley Leann Frymire of Dexter are pleased to announce the birth of their second child, a son, whom they have named Johnothen Michael Lee Dodson. He was born at 6:30 a.m. Thursday, April 7, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center's Family BirthPlace in Cape Girardeau.
The newborn weighed seven pounds, two ounces and was 19 inches long. He was welcomed home by one brother.
The infant's father is employed as a farmer and his mother is a house wife.
Maternal grandparents are the late Jackie Webster and Bobby Powers of Mosley, Mo. Paternal grandparents are Dewayne Dodson of Parma and Joan Dodson of Risco.