Tyler and Kahori (Sueyoshi) Copeland, Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, announce the birth of a firstborn son, Jack Ryuya Copeland. Born June 30, 2020, at Camp Foster, Okinawa, he weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long.

Grandparents are Tracy and Keith Hasten, Union, Frank Copeland, Washington, and Yayoi and Yasushi Sueyoshi of Okinawa.

Great-grandparents are Richard and the late Betty Bierbaum, St. Clair; Anne and the late Frank Copeland Sr., Washington; Yoshiko Kinjo of Okinawa; and Harley and Judy Hasten, Bunker. Great-great grandmother is Ann Bierbaum, Georgia state.