Originally created 12/12/04

Mr. Joseph Marion Jakes (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest in Oglethorpe County, Ga., Mr. Joseph Marion Jakes, of Sprucewood Ct. Mr. Jakes was a native of Augusta and a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church, of which Rev. Otis B. Moss III, is pastor, where he served on the Board of Trustees. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Henrietta M. Jakes; son, Kenneth T. Jakes; daughter, Mrs. Yvette D. (Mark N.) Smith, Conyers; brother, the late Theodore Roosevelt Jakes, Sr.; sister, Mrs. Blanche Collier, Jacksonville, N.C.; devoted cousin, Thomas Bennett; five grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 15, 2004 at 11 a.m. from Tabernacle Baptist Church, Rev. Otis Moss III, officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Olive Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the residence or the funeral home. The Historic Dent's Undertaking Establishment serving the CSRA since the 1800's. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle December 12, 2004