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Obituaries > GOSNELL, WILLIAM O.

WELLFORD – William “Hoss” Oscar Gosnell Jr., 71, of 140 Gosnell Circle, died Dec. 3, 1993, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center after a sudden illness.

He was a self-employed mechanic at Gosnell’s Garage and a member of Wellford Baptist Church. He was a U.S. [Marine Corps] veteran of World War II.

Surviving are two daughters, Carolyn Brooks of Wellford and Patricia Bonner of Spartanburg; a brother, Bill Gosnell of Greenville; and four sisters, Aline Cannon and Etrue Blakely, both of Greenville, Nadine Ladd of Connecticut and Evelyn Genarro of St. Louis, Mo.

Graveside services: 3:30 p.m. Saturday in Woodlawn Memorial Park, Greenville.

The family will be at the home of Carolyn Brooks, 625 Main St., Wellford.

Memorials may be made to District No. 5 Ministries, c/o Lyman United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 54, Lyman, S.C.