Reba McEntire has constructed a profitable profession in nation music over time, however it seems that she’s additionally a doting mom. The 67-year-old singer has welcomed one organic son, Shelby, and 5 stepchildren, together with Coty, Lance, Shawna, Brandon, and Chassidy, all through two marriages in her life, and has at all times gushed over her position as a father or mother. Like her, they too, have lived spectacular lives each personally and professionally.
Discover out extra about Reba’s youngsters under.
Shelby Blackstock is Reba’s solely organic little one. He was born in Feb. 1990 to her and her husband on the time, Narvel Blackstock. After graduating from faculty, he went on to turn into a race automobile driver and has had numerous success from it. He has raced on the US F2000 Nationwide Championship, the Professional Mazda Championship and the Indy Lights.
Reba hasn’t hesitated to precise her satisfaction for her son over time and did simply that in a memorable Instagram submit in Jan. 2020, when he competed within the Daytona Worldwide Speedway. “A mama is simply as comfortable as her children are. Shelby, ‘Love getting again at Daytona Worldwide Speedway for the #roar,’” she wrote within the submit.
Shelby began a household of his personal when he married Marissa Department in Feb. 2022. The couple met on the courting app Tinder in 2014 and have been pals for 2 years earlier than they determined to begin a romance. They spoke to Individuals about their marriage and relationship after their wedding ceremony. “We’ve identified one another for thus lengthy, from each a ‘simply pals’ to a courting perspective,” they mentioned. “Tackling no matter life throws our means as husband and spouse — making a household and legacy, collectively — excites us greater than something.”
Coty Battles turned Reba’s stepson when she married his dad, Charlie Battles, in 1976. He reportedly adopted in his father’s footsteps when he turned a wrestler however ultimately settled down as a rancher. Though he’s fairly non-public about his life, he settled down in Waco, TX along with his girlfriend Amy Huffman, in 2016, in response to his Fb web page.
Lance Battles is Reba’s second stepchild from her fist marriage to Charlie, whom she divorced in 1987. He has saved a non-public life over time, so not a lot is thought about him. One of the crucial latest instances he was talked about in a publication was in his father’s obituary after he handed away from coronary heart failure and stroke problems in 2013. On the time, Donna Granger, who married Charlie and have become Lance and Coty’s second stepmom, was additionally talked about.
Shawna Rene Blackstock
Shawna Rene Blackstock turned one other certainly one of Reba’s stepchildren when the artist married her dad, Narvel Blackstock, in 1989. Like Lance, she has led a really non-public life and though she’s lively on Instagram, her account is non-public.
Brandon Blackstock was born in 1976 and his father can also be Narvel. He’s maybe Reba’s most well-known stepchild since he went on to turn into a well-known expertise agent. He was additionally married to singer Kelly Clarkson from 2013 till 2021. The previous couple share two youngsters collectively, together with River Rose and Remington Alexander. He additionally shares two youngsters, together with Savannah and Seth, along with his first spouse, Melissa Ashworth, whom he divorced in 2012.
Chassidy Celeste Blackstock
Chassidy Celeste Blackstock ins one other certainly one of Narvel’s youngsters who turned Reba’s stepchild in 1989. She was born in 1978 and like a few of her siblings, she’s chosen to maintain her life as non-public as potential. She has been seen becoming a member of Reba for occasions prior to now, just like the one within the pic above, nonetheless, and the 2 appear very shut.