Jerod and Mercedes Gooden celebrate the birth of their son, Onix Donatello Gooden, on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at 2:02 p.m. At birth, Onix weighed nine pounds, one ounce, and was 20 inches long.
Onix is welcomed home by his sisters, Quincee and Willow.
His grandparents are Brenda and Truman Dickerson, of Ottumwa; Tony and Dana Gooden, of Newton; Shannon and Chad Evans, of Ottumwa; and Michael and Melissa Sprague, of Mt. Pleasant.
His great-grandparents are Janet and Ron Heckart, of Agency; Carolyn McKinney, of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and Patty and Fred Gallegos, of California.