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Barbara Jean Rhea

July 10, 1943 January 1, 2019
Barbara Jean Rhea
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Barbara Jean Rhea age 75, passed away Tuesday January 1, 2019 at her residence in Van Alstyne TX. Barbara was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Barbara worked as a cook for 35 years and leaved in Van Alstyne for 42years and in that time she raised 4 children and did everything a mother does for her children. She was married to James for 49 years before he passed away.

Surviving her is her son Wayne and wife Hazel Massey of Ludlow Kentucky, son Lonnie and wife Christy Massey of Bailey, TX and daughter Debbie and husband Alex Bailey of Van Alstyne, TX and her brother William and wife Shirley Willis of Glen Rose. Barbara was preceded in death by her husband James Rhea, son Dennis Massey, mother Helen English, father William Willis, sisters Mary Burney and Wilam (Joann) Clegg, brothers John Willis and Mike Willis.

Barbara has 22 grandchildren Bonnie and Danny Pickel of Tom Bean, Jessica and Jake Reinhart of Kentucky, Brooke and Nicholas Milam of McKinney , Nick and Rebecca Bailey of Van Alstyne , Megan Massey of Bailey, Jene and Derek Stith of Kentucky, Tiffany Bailey of Van Alstyne, Katie Massey of Kentucky, Ryce Massey of Bailey, Amber Massey of Kentucky, Cris Massey of Kentucky, Melissa Massey, Garrett Massey, Jade Massey, Joey Massey, John Massey and Brooklyn Massey all of Kentucky and she had 19 great grandchildren Peyton, Jaidyn ,Kyle, Austin Aden, Davey, Jon, Avery, Lucas, Laci, Landon, Audrey, Gavin ,Landon, Colby Emily, Eli, Evenlyn, Everette.
She will be missed greatly and loved forever

A celebration of life will be held at 2:00PM Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Scoggins Funeral Home Chapel. You may sign the online register book at

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2:00 PM 1/26/2019 2:00:00 PM
Scoggins Funeral Home Chapel

637 W. Van Alstyne, Parkway
Van Alstyne, TX 75495

Scoggins Funeral Home Chapel
637 W. Van Alstyne, Parkway Van Alstyne 75495 TX
United States

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