Jermaine Jakes is the son of famous American author, pastor, and filmmaker, Thomas Dexter Jakes Sr. popularly known as T.D. Jakes. His father serves as the bishop of one of the biggest American churches, The Potters House.

Quick Info
Birth Name
Jermaine Dexter Jakes
Nick Name
Jermaine Jakes
Birth Date
4th January 1980
Birth Place
Georgia, United States
T.D. Jakes aka Thomas Dexter Jakes Sr.
Serita Jakes
Thomas Jakes and Jamar Jakes
Sarah Jakes and Cora Jakes
School of Education and Social Service
Zodiac Sign
5 feet 4 inches
70 kg
Social Media
Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
Data Entry Specialist
Net WorthN/A
Jermaine Jakes
Source: Facebook

Where was Jermaine born and raised?

Jakes was born on 4th January 1980 in Georgia, the United States as Jermaine Dexter Jakes. He was born to Serita Jakes and T.D. Jakes is a well-known Christina personality of the United States. Jakes was raised in the United States along with his two sisters Sarah Jakes and Cora Jakes and two brothers Thomas Jakes and Jamar Jakes.

Jakes has American nationality and black ethnicity with Nigerian ancestry. He has Capricorn as his birth sign. His other family members are Malachi, Makenzie, Isaiah, and Jason Jakes who are his nephews. He also spends most of his childhood with his grandparents Odith Jakes and Ernest Jakes Sr. Jakes was raised in a Christian household and he follows Christianity.



Jermaine Jakes was educated at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Magnet Center High School (TMC) in Oak Cliff, Dallas, Texas. He graduated in 1999 from the school of Education and Social Service (ESSM) which is one of the components of TMC.

Jermaine Jakes's childhood photo with his family
Jakes’s childhood photo with his family Source: Married Biography

Personal Life

Jermaine is currently believed to be single as he hasn’t talked about his married life neither he has introduced us to any woman of his life. He is currently living his single life and spends most of his time in service and gospel with his father.


Body measurement

Jermaine Jakes celebrated his 41st birthday in January 2021. He is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 70 kg. Jakes possesses a big body build and he has black hair and black eyes. He has a straight sexual orientation.


Social Media

Jermaine Jakes is an active social media user. He is active on Facebook where he has captioned,

“My heart is big but don’t try to take it as a weakness. I’m a silent storm. Man of talents and gifts.”

Jakes has over 5.4 thousand followers on Twitter where he can be connected with @JermaineJakes. He also has over 6.1 thousand followers on Instagram where he can be connected with @jdjmaine1980.



Despite being the son of one of the biggest pastors of the biggest church in the United States, Jermaine Jakes has been arrested for some stupid behavior. He was arrested in February 2019 for indecent exposure. Jakes was 29 years old when he went in front of Dallas police unzipped and started masturbating. As of 2021, Jakes has proved himself a good man. He wrote on Instagram,

“I’m me, a uniquely designed human with infinite possibilities. I came out of uncertainties that life has taken me downward to redefine ME!!”


More About T.D. Jakes

Jermaine Jakes currently works with his father, T.D. Jakes in church as Data Entry Specialist but he did not gain recognition due to his work. Thanks to his father, who is just not a bishop of a megachurch, The Potter’s House but also a New York Times Best Selling author. He has written some of the best books as “Intimacy With God,” “Maximise the Moment: God’s Action Plan for Your Life,” “God’s Leading Lady,” “His Lady.” And many more.

T.D. Jakes is also a gospel singer who has won Grammy Award for Best Gospel or Chorus Album in 2003. He also comes in “Top 10 Religious Leader” of United States.

Jermaine Jakes
Source: Facebook

Net worth

There has been no information regarding Jermaine Jakes’s net worth yet as his professional career is still unclear. But his father is one of the richest bishops in the United States. He has a net worth of over $20 million as of 2021. Jakes lives a normal life and prefers to keep as much private as possible.


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