Dawson Lee Parker was born at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Apr. 13, 2018, weighing 8 pounds 9 ounces and measuring 21 inches long. His parents are Curtis and Rochelle Parker of Ankeny. His sister is Holland, age 19 months.
Grandparents are Rick and Carla Fopma of Lynnville, the late David Parker of Monroe, and Cindy Parker of Billings MT.
Great-grandparents are Dick Jr. and Joyce Ver Ploeg of Sully and Louise Dennison of Knoxville.