Rebecca Castles Gossett
Rebecca Castles Gossett
  • September 26, 1940 - April 9, 2017
  • Columbia, South Carolina

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COLUMBIA - A funeral service for Rebecca “Beck” Castles Gossett, 76, will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, with burial to follow in Fort Jackson National Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, is assisting the family.

Mrs. Gossett passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2017. Born on September 26, 1940 in Rion, S.C., she was a daughter of the late Rufus Castles and Mary Lou Ashford Castles.

She was a graduate of Greenbrier High School and attended Palmer Business College. She retired from the National Educational Telecommunications Association. Beck was a member of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Episcopal Church. She loved playing bridge and crocheting; other hobbies included golf and ceramics. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, as well as an excellent cook.

Surviving are her husband of 51 years, Billy Gossett; son, Mattison Gossett (Janie) of Columbia; daughter, Jenny Aiken (Will) of Greenville; grandchildren, William Aiken of Greenville and Zoe Gossett of Columbia; brother, Joel Castles (Becky) of Rion.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

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