Miles and Amanda Elliott, of Pierce City, announce the birth of their daughter, Phoenix Rhys Elliott, born at 4:22 a.m. on Oct. 11. She weighed eight pounds, three ounces and measured 20 inches. She was welcomed home by her big brother, Paxton Kade, age 3. Grandparents are Miles and Violet Elliott, of Chesapeake; Dave and Becky Butterworth, of Aurora; and Steve Norris, of Monett. Great grandmother is Rose VanSandt, of Purdy.