DECEMBER 1, 1943  ~ JANUARY 5, 2023

Saturday, January 14th, 2023 at 1:00 p.m.
The family will receive friends following the service in Jarret Hall (Located in the Christian Enrichment Center).

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Mrs. Jennie Lynn Counts, 79, a resident of High Point, passed away on Thursday, January 5, 2023, at her home. She was born on December 1, 1943, in Greensboro to the late Inez Morgan Beal and Joe Beal. Jennie was a longtime employee of the Baptist Children’s Homes in Thomasville. She truly dedicated herself to the mission and services the Baptist Children’s Homes provide. She enjoyed teaching bible studies and giving inspirational and motivational speeches to various groups. She was a friend to all. Jennie was also a member of Memorial United Methodist Church in Thomasville.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her son, James Counts. Surviving is her husband of 55 years, Howard Counts of the home, and one son, David Counts of Baltimore, MD.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Baptist Children’s Homes of North Carolina, PO Box 338, Thomasville, NC 27360. Online condolences may be sent to the family at