George Ralph Gosnell, 91, of East Flat Rock, North Carolina, went to his Heavenly Savior, July 5, 2022, while at his residence.
Born in Zirconia to the late Early Davis Gosnell and Daisy Shipman Gosnell; George is reunited in Heaven with his sisters Betty Ward and Ruby Morgan; and brothers Grady Gosnell and Harold Gosnell.
George was a successful Auto Sales Owner and Real Estate Entrepreneur. He drove a racecar for fifteen years. Community was very important to George; he was a Lions Club member and served as a Deacon at Zion Hill Baptist for several years.
Left to cherish George’s memory are his wife Marie Blackwell Gosnell; sons George Gregory Gosnell and his wife Lynn S. Gosnell of East Flat Rock and Michael Scott Gosnell of Zirconia; grandchildren Ashton Cody, Dustin Gosnell, and Todd Gosnell; and great-grandchildren Alexia Kinsey, Ethan Warren, Toler Gosnell, Gavin Gosnell, and Presly Gosnell. He also leaves behind a brother and sister; Ray Gosnell and Nell Gordon.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, July 12, 2022, at 1pm in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home of Hendersonville, North Carolina, with Pastor Greg Mathis and Pastor Blair Stewart officiating. A visitation will be held one hour prior.