The Rev. Dr. Franklyn V. Beckles Jr. and Mrs. Adriain Beckles of Augusta announce the birth of their daughter, Miracle Victoria Alese Beckles, born Nov. 22, 2013 at University Hospital in Augusta.

Paternal grandparents are Franklyn V. Bekles Sr. and Samella Beckles of Aiken, Beatrice Darren of Augusta, and Harry Beckles and Marie Thomas Beckles.