Daythel Stokes is the wife of Joseph B. Stokes, Jr. M.D., a retired urologist who practiced for thirty-three years in Jacksonville, Florida. They celebrated their forty-fourth anniversary on March 4, 2005, and reside in Orange Park, Florida.
She is the mother of two sons, Joseph III(Joe) and David both of whom live in Jacksonville. Joe is married to Samantha Guido and they are the parents of her special granddaughters Emmie and Lizzy.
Daythel graduated from Baptist Memorial Hospital School of Nursing, Memphis, Tennessee, and received a B.S. Degree from Belmont College, Nashville Tennessee.