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Grover Gossett, Jr.

July 3, 1929 — November 10, 2021

Aiken – Mr. Grover Gossett, Jr., 92, passed away Wednesday, November 10, 2021.

Mr. Gossett was born in Clifton, SC, a son of the late Grover Cleveland Gossett and Nancy Elizabeth Willis Gossett.  He served in the US Army during the Korean War.  As a resident of Aiken since 1954, he worked at the Savannah River Plant for E. I. DuPont de Nemours for over 38 years.

Mr. Gossett is survived by his sons, Col (USAF Ret) Grover Michael (Cindy) Gossett, Aiken, Dr. Stephen E. Gossett, Lexington, SC, Robert G. Gossett, Graniteville; grandchildren, Maj Jason (Corrie) Gossett, Lauren Gossett, Capt Chase (Julie) Gossett, Rhett Gossett, Lea Ann Gossett, and Savannah Gossett; great grandchildren, Fox Gossett, Jacob Michael Gossett, Reilly Ann Gossett, Thomas Michael Gossett, and Mark Grover Gossett.

In addition to his parents, Grover was preceded in death by his wife, Annie Lou Calvert Gossett; two sons, Phillip O. (Sandra) Gossett and an infant son; a granddaughter, Logan Gossett; a brother, Holman; and sisters, Agnes, Catherine, Rosa, and Charity.

A visitation will be held from 2:00-3:00 PM Saturday, November 13, 2021, and the funeral service will be held at 3:00 PM in the Shellhouse-Rivers Funeral Home chapel.  Interment will follow in Aiken Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Mike Gossett, Robert Gossett, Jason Gossett, Chase Gossett, Mark Farmer, and Hershel Stevens.

Memorials may be directed to the Aiken County Animal Shelter, 333 Wire Road, Aiken, SC 29801 or Memorial Baptist Church, 3100 Vaucluse Road, Aiken, SC 29801.

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