Kristin and Javier Zapien of Memphis announce the birth of their daughter, Julie Catherine Zapien, on July 14, 2016, at Saint Francis Hospital in Bartlett, Tennessee. She weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces and was 18 inches long.

Her maternal grandparents are Bridget and Mike Barner of Greenwood.

Her maternal great-grandparents are Valerie and Tommy Reifers of Greenwood and the late Faye and “Speck” Barner.

Her paternal grandparents are Sonia Rodriguez of Drummonds, Tennessee, and Frank Zapien of Millington, Tennessee.

Her paternal great-grandparents are Juana Rodriguez of Moreno Valley, California, Javier F. Zapien of Memphis, Tennessee, and the late Elisa Zapien.

Also welcoming Julie home are big sisters Sofi, 5, and Anabelle, 3.

Mrs. Zapien is the former Kristin Barner of Greenwood.

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