WMMC Welcomes First Baby of 2021!

WMMC Welcomes First Baby of 2021!

Allyson Knowland, LNP; baby Chet with Carly LeLievre, mother; David Kellum, father;
Amy Mahalovich, RN; Sharon Franklin, Auxiliary President


Warrensburg, MO (Jan. 4, 2021) — IT’S A BOY! The first baby of the New Year at Western Missouri Medical Center (WMMC) was baby Chet, born to Carly LeLievre and David Kellum from Knob Noster, Missouri.

Jason Snowden, M.D., delivered Chet at 14:58 on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021. He weighed 6 lbs and 10 oz and was 18.5 in. long.

In honor of WMMC’s first baby of 2021, the WMMC Auxiliary presented the parents with a gift basket from the Wishing Well Gift Shop valued at over $130 and a floral arrangement from Corner Floral.

“It gives me joy to give their family this basket,” said Sharon Franklin, WMMC Auxiliary President. “I am grateful to have been presenting these baskets to the first baby of the year for 20 years. Congratulations to the parents!”

Baby Chet, Carly and David are doing well. Congratulations and Happy New Year!

Baby Chet, first baby born at WMMC 2021.


Contact: Eleanore Eye

Marketing Manager

(660) 262-7472



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About Western Missouri Medical Center

Western Missouri Medical Center (WMMC) is a fully-accredited acute care county medical center located in Warrensburg, MO. WMMC prides itself in emergency care, obstetrics, orthopedic and general surgery, family healthcare, internal medicine, outpatient clinics, ambulatory care, rehabilitation services and more. Inpatient services include medical, surgical, intensive, obstetrical, orthopedic, pediatric and skilled nursing care, as well as a wide range of therapeutic and diagnostic outpatient services. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Learn more at WMMC.com