Whitney Smith of Shawnee and Jerome McIntyre III of Oklahoma City announce the birth of a son, Jaylen McIntyre.

Whitney Smith of Shawnee and Jerome McIntyre III of Oklahoma City announce the birth of a son, Jaylen McIntyre.

He was born at 7:29 p.m., Oct. 2, 2013, in Shawnee. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 inches long.

He is the grandson of Dana Veitenheimer of Enid, Elwood Smith II of Shawnee, Gloria J. Jones of Gainesville, Fla., and Jerome McIntyre Jr. of Tampa, Fla.

He is the great-grandson of Elwood and Teresa Smith of Shawnee.

He has one sibling, J’nyah Samone McIntyre, age 12, of Gainesville, Fla.