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Bentley Rheams Jr.

February 6, 1940 — February 1, 2019

Bentley J. "B J" Rheams Jr., age 78, passed away at his home in Gonzales, LA on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 7:18 a.m. He was a native of Ascension Parish and retired from DEMCO Electric. Graveside service on Monday, February 4, 2019 at Hope Haven Garden of Memory in Prairieville, LA at 10:00 a.m. Survived by his wife, Joyce V. Rheams; three sons and daughters-in-law, Michael J. and Carolyn Rheams, Dale J. and Rebecca Rheams, and Bentley J. III and Ambre Rheams; three sisters, Lois, Estelle, and Louise; seven grandchildren, Tasha Allen, Tiffany Rheams, John Rheams, Kevin Rheams, Brianne Rheams, Tyler Rheams, and Ethan Rheams; and seven great grandchildren, Camden, Victoria, Daelen, John, Jr., Hunter, Ella, and Olivia. Preceded in death by his parents, Bentley and Sarah Rheams; two brothers, A. J. and wife, Bonnie, and Gerald; and two sisters, Ida Mae and Gloria. Ascension Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Please visit the online guestbook at


Graveside Service

Hope Haven Garden of Memory
604 E. Hwy. 30
Gonzales, LA  70737
Monday, February 4, 2019
10:00 am


Hope Haven Garden of Memory
37577 Duplessis Rd.
Prairieville, LA  70769
Monday, February 4, 2019

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