Tellis Lee Cofer was born December 17, 2013, at Rockdale Medical Center. He is the son of mother Monica Cheketa Hunter and father Telly Cory Cofer Sr., of Decatur. He was born weighing 6 pounds, 11 ounces and measuring 19 inches long. His maternal grandparents are Rosemary S. Hunter of Stone Mountain and Eddie Lee Mosley, Jr. His paternal grandparents are Mary Lee Stephens and Joe Wallace Cofer. Siblings are Tellich Cofer and Telly Cofer Jr.