Alex Thadd Avery was born Dec. 27, 2005, at 9:29 p.m. in Searcy, Ark. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long.
His parents are Alan and Dawnisa Avery of Searcy.
His maternal grandparents are Leon and Bonita Vaughn, and his ßpaternal grandparents are Dennis and Lorna Avery. All are from Mammoth Spring.