MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. - William D. (Bill) Gossett of Central City, KY passed away Friday, March 1, 2013 at the age of 81. He was born July 18, 1931 in Graham, Ky. To Henry and Gerine Dorris Gossett. He was retired from TVA and First Kentucky Bank, was a member of the First Christian Church in Central City where he served as Deacon, Elder and Board member for many years. He was a Korean War veteran.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Don, Ebbie and Teddy Gossett and cousin Roy Gossett.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Barbara Murphy Gossett, daughters, Susan (Mike) Nelson and Sara (Keith) Hobgood both of Central City. Four grandchildren, Lori (Matt) Corne of Evansville, IN., Jonathan Nelson, Ashley Nelson and Larra (Chris) King all of Central City. Eight great grandchildren, Jacob, Jayden, Emma and Addison Nelson, Gavin and Katelyn Corne, Dawson Trent and Christian King, three step grandchildren, Brad(Mandy)Hobgood, Amber Hobgood and Brett Hobgood and three step great grandchildren Paige and Kinley Hobgood and Jayden Hobgood, one sister, Mayme Nell Noffsinger of Powderly.

Services will be held Monday March 4, 2013 at 11:00 AM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City with the Reverend Bob Lowery officiating. Burial following in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation is Sunday from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM and after 9:00 AM Monday at the funeral home.
Online expressions of condolence can be made at

Posted on 2/2/14

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