Serita Jakes

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Author (1955)
Tue Apr 04 2023
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Relationship Timeline Of Serita Jakes

Husband : T. D. Jakes
Serita Jakes Married To T. D. Jakes in 1981.

Dallas native, Serita Jakes is one of the popular names in the United States. She is widely recognized as a non-fictional writer who has an enormous amount of fan following. Some of her popular books are Beside Every Good Man and The Princess Within, both of the books are based on inspiring people to be good humans and to follow a wise path in life. 

Inspiring personality, Serita was born on 19th August 1955 in Dallas, Texas, the United States where she was raised by working-class parents alongside her siblings. She has majored in theatre and mass communication. Moreover, she has played in the movie Not Easily Broken alongside numerous top actors from Hollywood. That particular movie was produced by her husband and was also based on his book.

Exchanged wedding vows with Religious Leader, T.D. Jakes

Sixty-five years old, writer, Serita is a married woman. She exchanged her wedding vows with her longtime boyfriend, TD Jakes. Jakes is an American religious leader who is a pastor of The Potter House(megachurch with over thirty thousand members). 

T.D. Jakes and wife, Serita Jakes
Image: Serita Jakes and her husband, T.D. Jakes together. Source: Instagram

The particular sermons from him are broadcast all over the globe with Black Entertainment Television and Trinity Broadcasting Network. Moreover back in 2009, he gave the morning sermon for the former United States President Barack Obama at Saint. John's Church.

Serita Jakes and T.D. Jakes is a powerful religious couple

By mesmerizing the old days of a religious couple, Serita and T.D's way crossed back in 1979. They dated almost three years before accepting one another as husband and wife in 1981. Since then the pair have been working together and living together. 

T.D Jakes wife
Image: Serita Jakes and husband, T.D. Jakes. Source: Instagram

In 1998 they even founded the Christian preparatory Shcool, Clay Academy. Also, they are prime people one founding The Potter's House's Debutante Program and God's Leading Ladies Life Enrichment program.

Parents of five children

Mr. and Mrs. Jakes is now married for forty years which is pretty impressive. During this long marital life, they are blessed with five children, two daughters, and three sons. Daughters, Sarah Jakes and Cora Jakes and sons, Jermaine Jakes, Thomas Jr., and Jamar Jakes.

Snippet of Jakes's family.
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All of their five children are full grown-ups and are currently busy in their respective careers. Their son, Thomas Jr. was born on 14th August 1994 in the United States. He is a versatile music producer and social media personality who has an impressive amount of fan following. 

Serita Jakes net worth

Serita has an estimated net worth of $700,000. She has accumulated all of her fortunes through her career as a writer and religious leader. Talking about her husband's fortune, Jakes has an impressive net worth of $20 Million. He is one of the well-known pastors in the world who has written numerous books under his belt from which he has earned a hefty amount of money and awards.

Serita Jakes House
Image: Serita Jakes spending quality time in her home. Source: Instagram

At the 46th Grammy Awards in 2003, he won a Grammy Award for his gospel album, A Wing and a Prayer. Moreover, back in 2003 T.D. was listed under the top ten richest pastors in the world. As of now, the religious couple is enjoying a luxurious lifestyle. Moreover, American pastor, Al Robertson has a net worth of $3 Million.

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