He was born at 8:27 a.m. May 10, 2016, in Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis, the son of Jared and Suzanne McNelly of Alton. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 21 inches. Grandparents are Glen and Paula McNelly of Grafton and Steve and Andrea Fox of Jerseyville. Great-grandparents are Jane Kodros, David and Brenda Fox, Judy Goforth, and Ruth McNelly. Great-great-grandmother is Mary Wynn. Big brother is Landon Finn McNelly.