The Timeless Tribute for Ms. Tookes is now available.


Funeral arrangements for the late Ms. Precious Tookes of Sumter County, Georgia who passed on Monday, November 5, 2018 from her home will be held Saturday, November 10, 2018 from the Big Bethel Baptist Church at 11:00 a.m. Overseer Linda Mathis will officiate and burial will follow in the Eastview cemetery. Ms. Tookes will lie in repose one hour prior to the services.


           Ms. Precious S. Tookes, daughter of Ann Dean, was born in Sumter County, Georgia on June 22, 1988.  At an early age, she joined Power of Faith Deliverance Church. She received her education in the public schools of Sumter County. Precious had a heart of gold and would help anyone in need even if it meant giving her last. She was an incredibly devoted mom, sister, aunt, and friend. One of her greatest joys were her two boys; she loved them more than anything in the world. She nourished people around her with love, faith, and music. Precious is preceded in death by her grandparents: Logan James Tookes, Sr., Henry L. Trice and Irene Trice, and three uncles: Willie Trice, Oscar Trice, and Henry L. Trice, Jr.

           She leaves to cherish her memories: two sons: Princeton Kentrell Brown and Rashard Jamar Brown, both of Americus, GA; her mother, Ann (Daniel) Dean of Americus, GA; her grandmother, Annie Ruth Tookes  of Americus, GA; two sisters: Likerria Dean, Louisville, KY and Ny’Asia Franklin, Americus, GA; three brothers: Mr. Travis (Clara) Tookes, Louisville, KY; Mr. Shaking (Scotesha) Dean, Louisville, KY and Mr. Albert Trice, Jr., Americus, GA; uncles: Logan (Sharon) Tookes, Charles (Lisa) Tookes and James Trice; aunts: Angela Sims, Annie Barnes, Sarah Smith, Diane (Charles) Mathis, Patsy (Garry) Robinson, all of Americus, GA; Racheal Trice, Columbus, GA; Gearldine Jackson, Hartford, CT; devoted friends: Michelle Ford, Geneva Towns and Shontrez Blackshear; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.