Braxton Ellis Ward

Published 12:00 am Monday, March 3, 2008

was born to Chad and Crystal Ward of Gates, N.C. at 11:36 p.m. on Jan. 9, at Sentara Obici Hospital in Suffolk. He weighed 9 pounds and was 21 inches long. His maternal grandparents are Paul and Carol Ellis of Franklin. His paternal grandparents are Sanford and Sharon Ward of Gates.