Cedric was born in Jefferson City, Missouri, the son of Rosetta, a reading specialist, and Kitrell Kyles, an employee of AT&T. His younger sister, Sharita Kyles Wilson, is married and resides in Columbia, MO.
He was raised in Caruthersville, Missouri after Jr High School he moved to St. Louis, MO.
Cedric is a 1982 graduate of Berkeley High School in Berkeley, MO.
Cedric majored in Mass Communication at Southeast Missouri State University and worked as a State Farm insurance claims adjuster before becoming a full-time comedian.
He is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi.
He is married to Lorna Wells and they have two children, Croix and Lucky Rose, and an older daughter Tiara from a previous relationship.
Def Jam Poetry
Grown A## Man
Cell Phone, Pager
Def Comedy Jam
N####s on the golf course