|Birth: ||Jul. 20, 1920|
|Death: ||Dec. 23, 2004|
Evelyn Marie Gossett passed away at the age of 84 on December 23, 2004 at her home in Mont Belvieu, Texas. She was born on July 20, 1920, in Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Porter Massard Ford and Lillie Belle Philpot. Evelyn married her sweetheart, Byron R. Gossett, Jr., on July 30, 1948, in Genoa, Texas. Before moving to Mont Belvieu two years ago, they lived in Lindale, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, Ellis, Eugene, Elmer, Edward and Elton Ford (her twin); her sisters, Edith Moore and Ethel Ford. Evelyn is survived by her husband of 56 years, Byron R. Gossett, Jr., of Mont Belvieu; her son, James Byron Gossett, and his wife Connie Sandburg Gossett; and her grandchildren Carol Beth Gossett and Craig James Gossett, all of The Woodlands, Texas, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend. Evelyn spent her life helping others and will be missed by the many lives she touched.
Her family will receive friends at L.A. Crespo Funeral Directors, 6123 Garth Road, from 4 to 6 p.m., Sunday, December 26, 2004. Graveside services will be 11 a.m.,Monday, December 27, 2004 at Forest Park Lawndale, in Houston,TX Dr. Ed Weatherly officiating.
Porter Massard Ford (1877 - 1949)
Lillie Belle Philpot Ford (1882 - 1953)
Byron R. Gossett (1923 - 2009)*
Edith Victoria Ford Moore (1902 - 1980)*
Ethel Clementine Ford (1905 - 1987)*
Ellis Ford (1907 - 1974)*
Eugene Clint Ford (1910 - 1985)*
Elmer Lee Ford (1912 - 1970)*
Edward Monroe Ford (1915 - 1990)*
Evelyn Marie Ford Gossett (1920 - 2004)
Elton James Ford (1920 - 1998)*
Forest Park Cemetery
Created by: Doug Moore
Record added: Nov 21, 2009
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