Stephen Lee “Mater” Gosdin
Bossier City, LA – Funeral Services honoring the life of Stephen Lee “Mater” Gosdin, 68, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at Rose-Neath Bossier Chapel, Bossier City, LA. Officiating will be Chaplin Gladney Hunt. Burial will follow at Rose-Neath Cemetery, Bossier City, LA. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Monday, May 14, 2018, at the funeral home.
Steve was born on October 22,1949 in Springhill, LA to Nelda Dring Gosdin and William Vernon Gosdin, and passed away on May 11, 2018, at his home in Bossier City. He loved his family, sports, LSU, golf, and bragging about his grandchildren.
Steve is preceded in death by his parents. Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Barbara Brown Gosdin of Bossier City, La; sons, Ryan Gosdin and wife Dawn of Bossier City, LA, Patrick Gosdin of Ft. Collins, CO, and step-son, Christopher Lee Cummings and wife Mitzi of Longview, TX; daughter, Phoebe Purvis and husband Chris of Taylor, LA; sister, Lisa Smith and husband Cliff of Bossier City, LA; brothers, Mike Gosdin and wife Patty of Shreveport, LA and John David Gosdin and wife Susan of Magnolia, AR; grandchildren, Gracie and Carson Purvis, Peyton and Logan Gosdin; step-grandchildren Molli and Nathan; one greatgrandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.