Who Is Jermaine Jakes? Interesting Facts about T.D Jakes’ Son, His Controversial Arrest

Undoubtedly, even without any effort, Jermaine Jakes would wallow in fame thanks to his father’s popularity.

Jermaine Jakes is currently aged 43 years.
Jermaine Jakes is the second child of T.D. and Serita Jakes. Photo: Don Lichterman/Twitter.

He is one of the sons of Thomas Dexter Jakes, better known as T.D. Jakes, who is an American non-denominational Christian preacher.

Who is Jermaine Jakes

Below is his summarised profile;

Name in FullJermaine Jakes
Date of BirthJanuary 4, 1980
Country of BirthUnited States of America (USA)
Age43 years
Marital StatusSingle
Height1.74 metres
FatherT.D. Jakes
MotherSerita Jakes
Net Worth$4 million

As earlier hinted, Jermaine Jakes is the second-born son of renowned American cleric T.D. Jakes.

He was born in 1980 in United States of America (USA).

Jermaine Jakes Age

As of now, he is 43 years old

He celebrated his 43rd birthday on January 4 this year.

Is Jermaine Jakes Married?

Despite keeping his life under the wraps, it is believed that the 43-year-old ended their union with his girlfriend.

The details of his one-time lover however remain hidden as the clergyman’s son has not fancied a bit to share more about his love life.

Is Jermaine Jakes T.D. Jakes biological son?

He was born to his eminent father and cleric T.D. Jakes, and their equally outgoing mother Serita Jakes.

He has four siblings with whom he always exhibit affectionate brotherly camaraderie.

Jermaine Jakes has four siblings.
T.D. Jakes and Serita Jakes with their children back in the day. Photo: Essence.

Who are Jermaine Jakes siblings?

The cool man is a loving brother to four other children of T.D. and Serita Jakes.

He came after Jamar Jakes, but preceded Cora Jakes Coleman, Sarah Jakes Roberts and Thomas Jakes Jr.

  • Sarah Jakes Coleman

Sarah Jakes Roberts is a renowned prolific businesswoman, accomplished author, and media personality.

She is married to Toure Roberts and together they are blessed with two children; Ren Taylor Roberts and Ella Roberts.

Sarah is also mother to Malachi Jakes, Makenzie Henson, Isaiah Roberts, and Teya Roberts.

  • Cora Jakes Coleman

Cora Jakes Coleman heads Destiny House Children’s Ministry of The Potter’s House of Dallas as its Executive Director.

Destiny House has more than 30,000 members and upward of 50 outreach ministries.

Cora is married to Richard Brandon Coleman.

The couple is blessed with two children; Amauri Noelle Coleman and Jason Coleman.

Jermaine Jakes Parents

He is a beloved son to T.D. Jakes and his wife Serita Jakes.

T.D. Jakes got married to Serita Jakes in 1982.
Serita and T.D. Jakes at a past function in Atlanta, Georgia. Photo: Marcus Ingram/Getty Images.

T.D. Jakes is currently aged 65 years having been born on June 9, 1957.

The bishop is a descendant of the Igbo people of Nigeria through his grandmother; he thus has African roots.

T.D. Jakes officially got married to his wife Serita in 1982.

Serita is older than T.D. Jakes by two years; she was born on August 19, 1955.

Jermaine Jakes in Jail

The data entry specialist was detained in Dallas in 2009 over indecent acts infront of two people believed to be undercover police.

He was accused unzipping his pants before walking up to one of the detectives at Kiest Park in southern Dallas.

Then 29 years old, Jermaine Jakes began to masturbate while making eye contact with the detective.

His conduct prompted the detectives to arrest and arraign him to face charges of indecent exposure.

What happened to Jermain Jakes?

Despite his arrest after the indecent sexual act, he did not last long in detention.

With the help of his attorney, he placed a bail that secured his release.

Reacting on the matter then, his father T.D. Jakes said;

As parents, we occasionally feel that our children do not live up to our highest and best ideals. When they do not, we don’t diminish our love for them as recompense for our disapproval. Like our children, we also are not infallible nor do we profess to be. It is in moments like these that I am so grateful that we do not preach that we are the solution,”

Jermaine Jakes career

Jermaine Jakes is presently a data entry specialist at T.D Jakes Ministries.

His job entails inputting all first-time visitors from each Sunday morning and Wednesday night services into the international database for special events, pre-register to any of T. D. Jakes Ministries and The Potter’s House religious events or intimate conferences with up-and-coming pastors, elders, and ministers.

This provides the information to know prior to the events coming in the future that anyone might be interested in attending.

He has also held other posts in his father’s entity including production specialist, co-ordinator of volunteers and production manager.

Jermaine Jakes net worth

Going by his lifestyle on social media, Jermaine Jakes networth is valued at upward of $4 million.


  • Jermaine Jakes is a biological son of Bishop T.D. Jakes and Serita Jakes
  • He was born on January 4, 1980
  • He is presently aged 43 years
  • He is a loving brother to four siblings
  • His siblings are Jamar Jakes, Cora Jakes Coleman, Sarah Jakes Roberts and Thomas Jakes Jr
  • He is currently single
  • He works in the T.D. Jakes Ministries

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