Serita Jakes can be described as an American minister, speaker, and author. She was born on August 9, 1955, in Beckley, West Virginia, in the United States of America.
Even though she was born in Beckley, West Virginia, she currently stays with her family in Fort Worth, Dallas, Texas, United States and she is 67 years old now.
Serita Jakes stands at 5 feet 6 inches and her weight isn’t currently available. While in school, Serita Jakes majored in Drama and became an Executive Producer of several stage plays and one of her notable plays was Woman, Though Art Loosed. She also produced Behind Closed Doors and also assisted in the production of a film titled Jumping the Broom.
Serita Jakes owns S.J. Home Collection, a collection of candles and accessories.
She is the wife of Thomas Dexter Jakes Sr. Popularly known as T.D.Jakes and they have been married since 1982. Their children are Sarah Jakes Roberts, Cora Jakes Coleman, Jermaine Jakes, Thomas Jakes, Jr. and Jamar Jakes.
With respect to her profession, Serita Jakes is a Minister, Author, Speaker, Executive Director as well as a T.V. Personality.
She ministers at The Potter’s House, a non-denominational American megachurch that was founded by her husband. At church, she is the executive director of women’s and children’s affairs. She is also in charge of a mentoring program that focuses on girls between the ages of 10 and 17 and she also has a program with the focus of bettering women who experience the hardship of life.
Some of her sermons that you would love include; Be Refreshed, Teaching Girls How To Live, P.S. I Love You, How To End Strife With Your Spouse, See Through Me and How To Be Content In Waiting Season.
Serita Jakes’ father was a coal miner and right from childhood, Serita Jakes was raised in Christianity. She lost her mother to a condition known as Guillain-Barre syndrome.
Serita Jakes had an elder brother but lost him due to a gunshot he sustained .
Serita Jakes published her first book in 1999 and the book was titled Within Restoring the Soul of a Woman. Beside Every Good Man: Loving Myself, While Standing By Him (2003), The Crossing: A Novel (2011), as well as The Princess Within for Teens: Discovering Your Royal Inheritance are other books Serita Jakes has authored.
Serita Jakes’ net worth is estimated to be about $5 Million USD.
Serita Jakes First Husband
Serita Jakes was first married to a man who was believed to be abusive.
Not much is known about her first husband .
She is currently married to T.D.Jakes and they have been married since May 29, 1982.