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Jake Thomas Bius, Jr
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1932
Colquitt County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 2008
Forsyth County
Georgia, USA

Jake Thomas Bius
MOULTRIE — Jake Thomas Bius, 76, of Cumming, Ga., formerly of Moultrie, died July 5, 2008, at Northside Forsyth Hospital in Cumming.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 12, at Harrell–Faircloth Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ron Rucker and the Rev. William "Buddy" Reynolds officiating.

Interment will follow in Rose of Sharon Cemetery.

He was born Jan. 1, 1932, in Colquitt County, to the late Jake Thomas Bius Sr. and Minona Hortman Bius.

He was a Navy veteran and retired from IBM after 32 years of service and then pursued mission work.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Sandy Bius Waidler; and three brothers, Vernon Bius, Albert Bius and John Bius.

The family will receive friends Saturday morning from 10 a.m. until the funeral hour at Harrell–Faircloth Funeral Home.

The family will accept flowers or donations may be made to the Jake Bius Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 2201, Cumming, GA 30028.

Harrell–Faircloth Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Please sign the online guest book at

Published in The Moultrie Observer from 7/9/2008 - 7/10/2008.

Jake married Betty Jo Blackwell June 7 1952 in Atlanta Ga. Jake retired in 1987 from IBM and became a professor at Valdosta State College for two years. From 1990 and until his death, he and wife Betty had either been attending school, ie: Rhema Bible Training School, or they had been full time volunteers for Christian organizations. They were on the staff for two years at the University of the Nations in Kona, Hawaii which during that time they had short term assignments in Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, China and Vietnam. 
Family links: 
  Jacob T. Bius (1892 - 1931)
  Minona Hortman Bius (1898 - 1978)
  Sandra Leigh Bius Waidler (1957 - 1985)*
  Vernon W Bius (1914 - 1986)**
  Wilma Bius Beverly (1922 - 2009)*
  John Hubert Bius (1927 - 2003)*
  Jake Thomas Bius (1932 - 2008)
*Calculated relationship
Rose of Sharon Baptist Cemetery
Colquitt County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Bius Family Plot
Maintained by: Misty Vibbert/Detar Bius
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Jul 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28166017
Jake Thomas Bius, Jr
Added by: Misty Vibbert/Detar Bius
Jake Thomas Bius, Jr
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We love you Uncle Jake. Please take care of David now.
- Misty Vibbert/Detar Bius
 Added: Jan. 29, 2014

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