Eric and Emily Johnson of Cherokee are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Ruth Jane Johnson, who was born at 5:21 p.m. on July 25, 2009. Ruth weighed 7 lb. 14 1/2 oz. and measured 21 1/2 inches long. She has two brothers, Jayden and Carter, at home, and grandparents are Steve and Mary Jane Lund of Cherokee.