Originally created 02/22/01

Mr. Julius Dent



Mr. Julius "Jake" Dent, of Willie Daniel Drive, Evans, died Monday, Feb. 19, 2001, at Doctors Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Mount Olive Baptist Church with the Rev. L.J. Tanksley officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Dent, a native of Columbia County, was a former employee of King Mill and a member of Mount Olive Baptist Church, where he was a deacon.

Survivors include his wife, Alma M. Dent; four brothers, Willie Dent Jr., Hollis, N.Y., Toby Dent, Long Island, N.Y., James Dent, Providence, R.I., and Emory Dent, Evans; and three sisters, Bertha White, Hollis, Ola Dunn, Liverpool, N.Y., and Birdie Sims, Evans.

Pallbearers will be Clinton Dent, Maurice Dent, Johnny Carr, Charles Dent, Willie B. Parks and James Jackson.

Honorary pallbearers will be deacons of Mount Olive Baptist Church.

Friends may call at the residence or at Williams Funeral Home, Augusta.

The Augusta Chronicle, Feb. 22, 2001