Mason Gregory Pridemore was born Feb. 5 at Norton Community Hospital in Norton, Va. He is the son of Allison Michelle Pridemore of Isom. His grandparents are Greg and Glenna Pridemore, also of Isom. He is the great-grandson of Dewilla Sparkman of Hallie and the late Paul Sparkman, and Wilma and Lee Pridemore of Isom. He is the great-greatgrandson of Irene Dixon of Redstar.