Matthew and Kelly Beck of Lawrence Kansas, announce the birth of their daughter, Emersyn Jean Marie Beck, who was born Dec. 8, 2011, at Lawrence. She weighed 5 pounds, 6 ounces and measured 18 inches long. She has one sister, Kenley and two brothers, Trae and Colby. Grandparents are Robert and Jean Beck, of Benkelman, Nebraska and Susie Reagan, of Washington state. Great-grandparents are John and Wilma Ferguson, of Parks, Nebraska, the late George and Bona Beck and the late Harry Thomas.