Bey’s father finds a new wife after 4 years of living the single life…
She may not be calling her “mom” anytime soon, but Queen Bey definitely has a new stepmother. Mathew Knowles, who split from Tina Knowles in 2009 after 29 years of marriage, recently tied the knit with Gena Charmaine Avery. He and Avery, a former model, exchanged vows in Houston, Texas.
Via USA Today:
Her father and former manager, Mathew Knowles, got married last Sunday. His representative told The Associated Press on Friday that he has wed former model Gena Charmaine Avery in Houston, Texas. The pair had been engaged for a year and a half.
The 48-year-old Avery is a realtor. The 61-year-old Knowles guided his daughter to superstardom with the group Destiny’s Child and later in her solo career; she released her father as her manager in 2011.