Youth Spotlight – Zakyah Shakir Freeman

July 1, 2019

Zakyah Shakir FreemanZakyah is the daughter of Curtis and Charlotte Worthy. She serves in FBBC’s Girls in Action and AC-Teens Ministry. Recently graduating from Peach County High School as class Salutation, Zakyah received numerous awards and accomplished many achievements including the Byron Rotary Scholarship, Georgia Mining Foundation Scholarship and Good Citizen of the Year award, just to name a few.

Zakyah plans to attend the University of Georgia to pursue a degree in biology. Although she is undecided about her career field, she would like to use her skills to help others.

What impacted her the most while in high school was having diverse friends and learning from each of them. They helped her through some of her roughest patches and it was with them that she created some of her best memories.