He was born at 10:12 a.m. Nov. 26, 2015, in OSF St. Anthony’s Health Center in Alton, the son of Lee W. Gilliam and Jessica Gipson, both of East St. Louis. He weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 19 inches long. Grandparents are Delores Reed of East St. Louis, Deverick Spraggins of Alton, Regina Gipson of Alton and the late Ricke Reed. Big sister, Aaliyah, is age 9. Big brother, Christian, is age 9.