He was born November 23, 1933, in Glasgow, Kentucky, to the late Willie Guy & Bessie Jane Hurt Gosser. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by seven brothers, two sisters & one stepson. Howard was of the Baptist faith, a United States Marine Corps veteran, a television producer and a boxing promoter. He achieved numerous awards and other accomplishments throughout his life.
He is survived by his wife, Mildred Shore Gosser of Columbia
He is also survived by 10 children, three stepchildren, several grandchildren, step-grandchildren, great-grandchildren, step-great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be held Saturday, February 13, 2016 from 2 – 7 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Cremation will take place after the visitation
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements