Sharon Kay Gosseck, 75


Funeral services for Sharon Kay Gosseck, 75, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, were held March 21, 2020, at Bridges Creek Missionary Baptist Church in Elijah. Ms. Gosseck died March 15 at her home.

She was born Oct. 13, 1944, in Ozark County, the daughter of Marlin Gus and Rachel Frankie Twilley Lane. 

Ms. Gosseck was a very strong-willed woman who was also an amazing cook; she enjoyed flowers, casinos, bingo and country music.

 She is survived by three children, Angela K. Sexton, Susan Nichols and husband Robert and Jason Blackwell and wife DeAnne; nine grandchildren, Jessica Teel, Shawna M. Myers and husband Brad, Ron Teel, Amanda Honeycutt, Cheyanna Szudajski and husband Gavin, Haley Murrill, Shelby Jeffery and husband Ethan, Ty Blackwell and Abbie Blackwell; six great-grandchildren and one on the way; four sisters, Dixie Bayless and husband Gerald, Linda Swadley and husband Bill, Carol Cook and husband Jim, and Mona Gay Arnett; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Rick Lane.

Burial will be in the Baptist Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Baptist Hill Cemetery or to the American Cancer Society and may be left at the funeral home.  Online condolences may be expressed at

Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, West Plains, directors.

Ozark County Times

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