Hezekiah Pott's is a loyal employee at Jody's store, and voices his judgments of Tea Cake to Janie as she begins to see him around the store following Jody's death. Hezekiah also attempts to act with Jody's sense of authority and control over the store after his death, which Janie simply finds amusing, not threatening.
Hezekiah Potts Character Timeline in Their Eyes Were Watching God
The timeline below shows where the character Hezekiah Potts appears in Their Eyes Were Watching God. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.