Daryl and Tammy Pontious of Chillicothe are the parents of a son born at 10:58 a.m. on Friday, June 22, 2001, at Hedrick Medical Center. Marcus Romaine weighed 9 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 19 3/4 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Phyllis J. Eichmeier of Cameron, and Dallas and LeAnn Eichmeier of Polo. Great-grandmother is Ruth Snyder of Waterloo, Iowa. Paternal grandparents are George and Callista Pontious of Gallatin.