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Rhea Gentry

Posted by Bettie Goolsby 
Rhea Gentry
July 20, 2011 08:41AM
Rhea Gentry 13 Dec 1922- 11 Apr 1975,buried at Crestlawn Cemetery in Cokeville TN, he was s/o Walter Gentry and Annie Ellis, He was married between 1945- 1948 to whom?

He later married another woman.

Thank you for any help

Bettie in TN
Re: Rhea Gentry
August 02, 2012 10:17PM
I don't know if it is the same Rhea Gentry but i have a Rhea that was the 2nd husband of Vennie Carr. She was first married
to Fred W Shanks. Is this the one you are looking for??
Re: Rhea Gentry
August 03, 2012 01:25PM
Yes, he is the one, I am looking for his first wife, she may have not been from TN. sometime before 1948.
Thank you

Bettie in TN
Re: Rhea Gentry
August 03, 2013 09:52PM
Bettie:

I am kin to the Gentry family also; will search my family records and see if I can find Rhea and/or WIlliam. Rhea is surname married into the Gentry and Allision lines
Re: Rhea Gentry
August 04, 2013 03:52AM
Thank you,

There seems to be only a couple of people that acknowledge as him being married before and they will not talk about it.
My mom had 2 1/2 sisters that married into the Gentry family, so I grew up with them, but we did not talk about families, when I was a little girl, we went out to play.
Thank you and have a great day.

Bettie in TN
Re: Rhea Gentry
September 07, 2013 11:24AM
per Ancestry.com

Tennessee State Marriages 1780 - 2002

Name:
Rhea B Gentry

Spouse:
Vinnie Vadell Shonka (Shanks)

Marriage Date:
4 Apr 1951

Marriage County:
White

Only marriage listed in the state of Tennessee. Will keep looking.