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Leona Jewell Ragsdale Gentry
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1905
Johnston County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1988
Van Alstyne
Grayson County
Texas, USA

Leona was the daughter of John Samuel Ragsdale and Sarah Emaline Headricks. She was born near Russett which is in Johnston Co., OK. She married Joe B. Gentry 3 Aug 1922 in Grayson Co., TX.

Aunt Leona was a wonderful and sweet person and I am glad to have gotten to know her in person and through letters. God bless you, Aunt Leona.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Samuel Ragsdale (1853 - 1923)
  Sarah Emaline Headricks Ragsdale (1871 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Joe Bailey Gentry (1900 - 1983)
 
 Children:
  Evelyn Louise Gentry Reynolds (1923 - 2010)*
  Bonnie Jo Gentry Nelson (1925 - 2001)*
  Lake Weldon Gentry (1927 - 1959)*
  Billy Ralph Gentry (1929 - 2010)*
  Doris J Gentry Skipworth (1934 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Edward Ragsdale (1876 - 1948)**
  Elizabeth Ragsdale Corley (1877 - 1957)**
  Annie Ragsdale (1879 - 1883)**
  Nancy Jane Ragsdale Dewbre (1881 - 1946)**
  Katie Belle Ragsdale Lemons (1886 - 1959)**
  Rosetta Ragsdale (1887 - 1889)**
  Lillie Lee Ragsdale (1889 - 1889)**
  Mattie Vernell Balch Berry (1892 - 1984)**
  Ella Lemar Balch Miles (1894 - 1965)**
  Murphy Girdine Balch (1897 - 1963)**
  Lake Edgar Balch (1899 - 1984)**
  Leona Jewell Ragsdale Gentry (1905 - 1988)
  Ruby Jean Ragsdale Bodovsky (1907 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Van Alstyne Cemetery
Van Alstyne
Grayson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Lemstar97
Record added: Nov 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43980053
Leona Jewell <i>Ragsdale</i> Gentry
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ⓁⓄⓋⒺ Happy Anniversary to Joe & Leona, united in marriage August 3, 1922,
- Arleta ♥
 Added: Aug. 3, 2014
LEONA WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN. WE LOVE HER AND MISS HER. SHE IS RESTING IN PEACE.
-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 31, 2011

- Arleta ♥
 Added: May. 8, 2011
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