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Joe Wayne Gossett, 85, Metcalfe County, KY (1932-2018)

He was a Navy veteran, a carpenter, farmer and former owner of Shirts & More screen printing in Edmonton, KY. His wife Lougene survives, they were married 64 years.
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Joe Wayne Gossett, 85, of Summer Shade, died Monday, September 10, 2018 at T.J. Samson Hospital.

Funeral services will be Friday, September 14, 2018 at 1pmCT at McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, with Brother Richard Lile officiating. Burial will follow in the Missionary Mound Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, September 13, 2018, 3-8pmCT and on Friday after 7amCT until time of service.

Joe Wayne Gossett, 85, Metcalfe County, KY (1932-2018)

Born October 7, 1932 in Summer Shade, he was a son of the late Urey and Lillie Nunnally Gossett. He was the husband of Gertie Lougene Shive Gossett, who survives. They were married 64 years.

He was a carpenter, farmer and former owner of Shirts & More. He was a Navy veteran.

He is survived by
  • His wife, Lougene Gossett

  • Two daughters - Debbie (Clay) Scott, Scottsville; and Rhonda (Steve) Thompson, Center

  • One brother - William (Liz) Gossett, South Carolina

  • Five grandchildren - Nathan (Sharna) Acree, Ashley (Daniel) Gallagher, Sarah Scott, Tara (Travis) Wright, and Kayla (Joseph) Eaton; and eight grandchildren Tanner, Trigg, and Jenna Acree, Griffin and Grayson Gallagher, Bryson and Saylor Wright, and Allie Jo Eaton.
Send condolences to the family of Joe Wayne Gossett

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Missionary Mound Cemetery.

McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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