Vanessa Acker and Raul Abreu-Lastra of Decatur announce the birth of a son, Benjamin Jaime Abreu-Acker, on Aug. 11, 2014, at Wise Regional Health System in Decatur. He weighed 8 pounds and was 19 1/2 inches long.
He has a brother, Joaquin Abreu-Acker, 3.
Grandparents are Linda Cowell of Decatur, James Acker of Houston, Sara Lastra of Mexico and Raul Abreu of Mexico.
Great-grandparents are Beatriz Escudero de Lastra and Carmen Marin, both of Mexico.