Big Jook (Anthony Mims) Biography, Age, Height, Death

Big Jook

Big Jook, whose real name is Anthony Mims, was the brother of rapper Yo Gotti. He was tragically killed in a shooting outside a restaurant in Memphis on January 13, 2024. Big Jook was reportedly attending a funeral service before the shooting occurred.

Quick Info
Real Name Anthony Mims.
Aka Big Jook.
Known as Yo Gotti’s Brother.
Age 47.
Birth Date September 5, 1976.
Birth Place Texas, United States.
Lives in San Antonio, Texas, America.
Gender Female.
Nationality American.
Ethnicities Mixed.
Obituary January 13, 2024.
Death Cause Gun Shot.
Family
Parents Mother: Geraldine Jerri Mims.
Father: —
Siblings Brother: Mario Sentell Giden Mims.
Social Media
Instagram https://www.instagram.com/bigjookcmg/
Education
School Trezevant High School.

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All About Yo Gotti’s Brother Big Jook

  • Big Jook, also known as Anthony Mims, was a talented Musical Artist and co-founder of the CMG group.
  • He gained recognition as the brother of renowned rapper Yo Gotti.
  • Sadly, Big Jook’s life was tragically cut short on January 13, 2024, in Memphis.
  • The incident occurred outside Perignons Restaurant and Event Center during a family member’s repass service.
  • Big Jook and another unidentified man were shot around 4:15 PM.
  • An officer nearby responded to the gunshots and found both victims.
  • They were quickly taken to the hospital.
  • Big Jook, at 47 years old, succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the hospital.
  • The other victim remains in critical condition, offering hope amid this unfortunate incident.
  • The police have video footage of the incident but have not yet identified the suspect.
  • Deputy Chief Paul Wright mentioned during a press conference that the authorities are actively analyzing the video.
  • It is still unclear if there were multiple shooters.

Yo Gotti's Brother Big Jook

CMG Artists Pay Tribute to the Late Big Jook

The passing of Anthony Mims has deeply impacted the artists associated with Yo Gotti’s CMG label, and their social media accounts have become a platform for expressing their grief.

Louisville rapper Est Gee, a member of the CMG family, shared a heartfelt photo of himself with Jook, praising his authenticity and expressing that he could never forget him.

Big Boogie, another CMG rapper, posted a humble photo of himself with a bowed head, paying tribute to “Big Jook” with the words “Forever Love You.” Through a series of Instagram stories, he shared precious moments with Jook, accompanied by heartfelt messages.

GloRilla, a prominent CMG rapper, took to Instagram, sharing a poignant photo from the 2023 Grammy Awards featuring herself, Yo Gotti, and Jook. Her caption, “Get your rest” with a crying emoji, conveyed her deep sorrow.

Interestingly, Big Jook’s Instagram account still featured his latest post from Friday. A picture of Mims was accompanied by a now haunting caption: “They don’t want to face you, they wanna snake you. Stay alert to stay alive, watch your back at all times.”

Anthony Big Jook Mims with mother Geraldine Jerri Mims

Big Jook Family Background

Tony “Big Jook” Mims was born in Memphis, Tennessee, on September 5, 1976. He is the son of Geraldine Jerri Mims. He and his brother Mario Sentell Giden Mims shared a youth together.

They are proud of their mother, Geraldine Mims, who is a famous cook at Prive in Memphis, Tennessee. This restaurant is known for its delicious food.

Anthony went to Trezevant High School in Memphis when he was younger. Even though he was well-known, he kept his personal life quiet. His social media accounts show that he was never married.

Big Jook FAQs

Ques: How did Big Jook die?

Ans: Jook shot and killed in Memphis.

Ques: Who killed Big Jook?

Ans: Suspects unknown.

Ques: What is the name of Anthony ‚ÄúBig Jook‚ÄĚ Mims‚Äôs mother?

Ans: Geraldine Jerri Mims.