- [S76] Atchley Funeral Home Records, Volume III, 1974-1986, Larry D. Fox, (Smoky Mountain Historical Society), 29 Mar 1986.
James Alfred Ray obituary
- [S112] Census, 1940.
Name: Rosa Ray
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1940
Event Place: Civil District 5, Jefferson, Tennessee, United States
Marital Status: Single
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Daughter
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Birth Year (Estimated): 1928
Last Place of Residence: Same House
Family Number: 50
Sheet Number and Letter: 3B
Line Number: 80
Affiliate Publication Number: T627
Affiliate Film Number: 3908
Digital Folder Number: 005461350
Image Number: 00297
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Joe Ray M 66 Tennessee
Wife Mary Ray F 39 Tennessee
Son Samuel Ray M 21 Tennessee
Son Bradford Ray M 14 Tennessee
Daughter Rosa Ray F 12 Tennessee
Elzada Ray F 10 Tennessee
Ralph Ray M 8 Tennessee
Grace Ray F 5 Tennessee
- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 29 Oct 2006.
Rosa Gentry, 78, of Newport, went to be with her Lord Sunday, October 29, 2006, at her home.Rosa was a homemaker and a member of McCowan Creek Church of God.She is preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Mary Ray; husband, Hugh Gentry; five brothers, Jim, Don, Sam, Brady, and Mitch Ray; three sisters, Ruby Huff, Daisy Parrott, and Alasada Kear.Ms. Gentry is survived by her four daughters, three sons-in-law and special friend, David and wife Mary Smith, of Newport; Glenda and husband Eugene Elkins, of Bybee; James and wife Judy Fox, of Newport; and Gail Justus and special friend Josh Baxter, of White Pine; sister, Grace Phillips, of Dandridge; brother, Ralph and wife Viola Ray, of Dandridge; nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.She will also be sadly missed by several nieces and nephews and a host of special friends.The family will receive friends Tuesday, October 31, 2006, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home Chapel.Funeral services will be Tuesday, October 31, 2006, at 8:00 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bobby Napier and the Rev. Scott Gorrell officiating. A graveside service will be held Wednesday, November 1, 2006, at 12:00 p.m. at Resthaven Memorial Gardens. Brown Funeral Home has been honored to provide the final arrangements for Ms. Rosa Gentry.
- [S1] U. S. Social Security Death Index, 409-38-3445.
Issued in Tennessee, residing in Newport, Cocke County, Tennessee
- [S147] Find a Grave, (Memorial: 51646206).
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Name: Joe Ray
Spouse's Name: Mary Hale
Spouse's Birth Date:
Event Date: 13 Apr 1912
Event Place: Jefferson County, Tennessee
Spouse's Father's Name:
Spouse's Mother's Name:
Previous Wife's Name:
Spouse's Marital Status:
Spouse's Previous Husband's Name:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I03323-7
System Origin: Tennessee-EASy
GS Film number: 1928731
Reference ID: 235
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Name: Hugh Gentry
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 08 Apr 1944
Event Place: Cocke, Tennessee, United States
Spouse's Name: Rosa Ray