- Category : Religion-Missionary
- Type : PM
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Four Ways 2
He served as a Senator in the Arizona State Legislature from 2005 until his death in 2008. Previous to his term as State Senator, he served as a Representative in the Arizona Legislature, including a stint as Speaker of the House.
Jake Flake was a cattle rancher by profession, and he and three of his brothers raised the Beefmaster breed. Flake married Mary Louise Skouson in 1959; they had 13 children and 53 (as of 11 June 2008) grandchildren. They are members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Before his marriage, Flake served a mission for his church among the Navajo in the state of Arizona.
He died on the morning of 8 June 2008 after suffering a massive heart attack.