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“Was so sorry to see him have to leave the bank. He was always so nice to me and helpful. Love, prayers and deepest sympathy to the family. e4mep ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Martha E. Mullinax - Spartanburg, SC

“Brick was a gentleman and professional banker. Van Boliek National Fire Protection Co. Drayton, SC ”
2 of 17 | Posted by: Van Boliek (Naional Fire Protection Co.) - SC

“To the Family of Brick Gosnell....Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this very sad time of loss. May God give you strength, peace and hope...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Charlie & Cindy Weaver - SC

“Dear Gosnell Family, My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time of grieve. I pray for your comfort and peace today and in all...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Susan Guy - Boiling Springs, SC

“Lyn, Jason, and Patrick I am so sorry to hear of Buck's passing. I am so privelaged to say that I knew him and got to have him as a part of my...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Erin Reid Wise - SC

“Dearest Jenny, Lynn, Neil and other family members. I am so saddened to read of Brick's passing in the Herald this morning....I remember him as a...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Margaret H. Champion - Cowpens, SC

“I was so sorry to see Mr. Gosnell obituaries in the paper. I have not seen him for quite a length of time. I am sorry, he was a good person.When I...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Beverly Brown - Pacolet, SC

“LYNN, JASON, PATRICK,AND KELLIE, SO VERY SORRY TO HEAR OF BRICK'S PASSING..MAY GOD GIVE YOU THE PEACE AND COMFORT THAT YOU NEED AT THIS TIME....WE...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: cindy easler - sptby, SC

“Thoughts and prayers to you and your family Patrick. Love you buddy. ”
9 of 17 | Posted by: Justin and Marissa - Lexington, SC

“Lynn, Jason, and Patrick, I cannot even begin to put into words how saddened I was to hear of Brick's passing. He was so kind, compassionate,...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Ann Bowden - Spartanburg, SC

“Lynn, Jason, and Patrick: I am very sorry to hear of Brick's passing ... he was an extraordinary man ... I know he was a great father, friend,...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Donnie Cranfill - Greenville, SC

“Lynn, Jason and Patrick. Ann and I are so sorry to hear of Bricks passing. Brick was a very special person. I'll always remember doing business...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Mike Cooke - Spartanburg, SC

“Lynn, Jason, and Patrick, Brick was my 2nd Dad for many years! My heart and Prayers are with you all as you go through this difficult time. I will...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Dougie Higgins - Inmans , SC

“PATRICK, YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ARE IN MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS. ”
14 of 17 | Posted by: LAURA CANTRELL - SPARTANBURG, SC

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all. What a brave, strong man. He will be missed. ”
15 of 17 | Posted by: Jason Taylor, RN - Spartanburg, SC

“So sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Sherry Pace - Greer, SC

“Brick was a wonderful person, father and friend. He will be truly missed by all who knew him. Lynn, Jason, & Patrick - I am very sorry for your...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Beth Walker - Inman, SC


James Brickly Gosnell, 63, of Boiling Springs, SC, passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2012, at his home. Born December 17, 1948, in Spartanburg, SC, he was the son of Virginia Blackwell Gosnell of Spartanburg, SC, and the late James "Jim" Gosnell.

Brick retired from banking after 34 years of service, most recently from Arthur State Bank. He was a graduate of Limestone College, member of Southside Baptist Church, a Mason, member of Spartanburg Kiwanis Club, and enjoyed boating, music, and sports.

In addition to his mother, survivors include his beloved wife of 39 years, Lynn Sawyer Gosnell; sons, Jason B. Gosnell and wife Kelli, and Patrick R. Gosnell, all of Spartanburg, SC; brother, Neil Gosnell and wife Debbie of Spartanburg, SC; mother-in-law, Doris Sawyer of Spartanburg, SC; and special nephew, Kevin Seay, who always brought a smile and laughter to Brick's face.

Visitation will be 7:00-9:00 PM Thursday, November 8, 2012, at Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel. Funeral services will be conducted at 3:00 PM Friday, November 9, 2012, at Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel, by the Rev. Danny Garrett and Pastor Scott Linnerud. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center, DMCU Box 3624, Durham, NC 27710.

Special thanks to his caregiver, Shirley McDowell, for her love and support.

The family is at the home.

Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel

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