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Thomas Zebulon Rhea, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1866
Crabtree
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 12, 1953
San Bernardino
San Bernardino County
California, USA

Thomas Z. Rhea Sr., of 1261 Fifth Street in San Bernardino, a native of Sylvia, North Carolina, died Thursday night at his home at the age of 86. He was survived by his three sons, Paul Rhea of Bakersfield, Thomas Z. Thea, Jr., of San Bernardino and Hal W. Rhea of Fontana, six daughters, Mrs. A. K. Smith of Kirby, Oregon, Mrs. Gertie Buzbee of Loma Linda, Mrs. Inez Lillard of Riverside, Mrs. Gladys Odom of Phoenix, Arizona, Mrs. Una Greene of Medford, Oregon and Mrs. Geneva Millick of San Bernardino, 19 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. in Kremer Funeral Chapel with interment at Montecito Memorial Park Cemetery.

from ANCESTRY.COM, Thomas Zebulon Rhea Sr. was born on October 11, 1866(or May 4) in Crabtree, North Carolina to William Madison Rhea and his first wife, Jane Emily(Emely) Noland(Nowland), both of North Carolina, one of their eight children. He married Lori Ann Wilson of North Carolina in 1891 and they had 13 children. He died in San Bernardino on Feburary 12, 1956 
 
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 Parents:
  William Madison Rhea (1823 - 1908)
  Jane Emily Noland Rhea (1829 - 1878)
 
 Children:
  Jefferson Paul Rhea (1901 - 1953)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Jane Rhea Rogers (1847 - 1907)*
  Laura Aveline Rhea (1851 - 1858)*
  Helen Josephine Rhea (1854 - 1856)*
  William R Rhea (1855 - ____)*
  Thomas Zebulon Rhea (1866 - 1953)
  Samuel M. Rhea (1871 - 1937)*
  Laura Avone Rhea (1878 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Father / THOMAS Z. RHEA / 1966 - 1953
 
Note: Buried next to Marie Rose, curbside, mid-lot in the Hawthorne Lot, CDI provided the dates and birthplace of North Carolina, no SSDI #
 
Burial:
Montecito Memorial Park
Colton
San Bernardino County
California, USA
Plot: Hawthorne Lot, mid-lot section, first row by the curb, from the southwest corner, about ninety-nine spaces going north
 
Created by: sbgraves
Record added: Dec 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102099540
Thomas Zebulon Rhea, Sr
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