Jason Lance Shelton and Melissa Dawn Marquis of Bernie are proud to announce the birth of their third child, a daughter, whom they have named Tansley Bliss Shelton. The infant was born at 9:53 p.m. Monday, July 23, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center's Family BirthPlace. She weighed four pounds, nine ounces and was 17 3/4 inches long. She was welcomed by one brother and one sister.
The infant's father is the owner of Blue Mule Wireless and the infant's mother is employed as a teacher at Bernie Elementary School.
Maternal grandparents are Sharon Marquis of Dexter and Jackie Marquis of St. Louis. Paternal grandparents are Phil and Patsy Shelton of Malden.