Bruce Gosnell, 80, loving father, son, brother, and grandfather, passed away on this day, October 2, 2021, in his home surrounded by family. He served in the US Air Force from 1961-1965. He also worked at Magnavox from 1965-2003.\n \nOriginally from western North Carolina, Bruce and his wife of 56 years, Pamela Gosnell (Briggs), have resided in Greeneville, Tennessee since 1965. Bruce was also a longstanding member of Eastside Baptist Church. Throughout Bruce’s life, everyone that encountered Bruce was overcome with his tremendous optimism and joyous personality.\n \nBruce was preceded in life by his parents: Walter and Nettie Gosnell; brother: Willard Gosnell; sisters: Frieda Belt, Christine Gosnell, Francis Penland, and Diane Baker.\n \nBruce is survived in life by his wife: Pamela Gosnell; daughters: Stephanie and Regena Gosnell, Leslie Greenier (Gosnell); grandchildren: Kaylea and Ashton Greenier; brothers: Jack and Gene Gosnell; sister: Doris Rice; special relation: Maxine Briggs and Robert Greenier.\n \nA special thank you and appreciation to all the staff at Amedysis Home Health; caregivers: Leslie and Samara; Eastside Baptist Church, and Jeffers Mortuary.\n \nA gathering of friends will be Thursday, October 14, 2021, from 4-7PM at Eastside Baptist Church.\n \nThoughts and memories may be shared with the family at www.jeffersmortuary.com Jeffers Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.\n \nTo send a flower arrangement or to plant trees in memory of \nBruce Gosnell, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.