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Virginia Lee Gossett, 88, Russell Springs, KY (1930-2018)

Virginia Lee Gossett, 88, of Russell Springs, died Sunday, September 23, 2018 at the Russell County Hospital.

The funeral service for Virginia Lee Gossett will be at 1pmCT on Friday, September 28, 2018 at the Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N. Main St., Russell Springs, KY with Bro. Greg Fightmaster officiating. Interment will follow in the Dixon Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pmCT until 8pmCT on Thursday, and from 8am until funeral time at 1pmCT on Friday.

She was born March 7, 1930 in Louisville, Ky to the late Fred Tom & Vera Hadley Jessee. Virginia was a floral designer and a member of Liberty Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two children, Roddie Howard Gossett, and David Mark Gossett; and two brothers, Donald Jessee, and Bobby Jessee.

Survivors include:
  • Three children: Chuck (Barbara) Gossett, Russell Springs, Luanne (Andy) Bernard, Russell Springs, and Kelly (Martie) Robertson, Russell Springs
  • Two sisters: Gloria (Ed) Eddington, Louisville, Ky, and Linda (Roger) Hogan, Beatyville, Ky
  • Two brothers: Tom (Christina) Jessee, Russell Springs and Ronald Gale (Susie) Montgomery, Louisville
Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Virginia Lee Gossett, 88, Russell Springs, KY (1930-2018)

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