Gus's Aunt Kylie Mayor first met his mother, Florita, when she found her in labor with Gus. Kylie took Florita to the hospital, where she attended Gus's birth.
After his mother's marriage to Kayden, Gus ventured out on his own. Lifesimmer would occasionally visit him and see him around the town. However, she would always criticize his actions and looks and seemed not to be very fond of him.