Cynthia Gosa


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Posted Online: Jan. 03, 2013, 6:57 pm
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Cynthia "Cindy" Gosa, 50, Vernon, Ala., died Jan. 2, 2013, at the DCH Regional Medical Center, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Services are 8 p.m. Friday at Norwood Funeral Home, Sulligent, Ala., with visitation 4 to 7:45 p.m.
She was born April 22, 1962, to Robert Sr. and Doris Teague Johnson.
She was a member of the Pentecostal Church.
Surviving are her husband, Tom Gosa Jr.; children, Tanya VanWinkle and Christopher VanWinkle, both of Moline; seven grandchildren; stepdaughters, Tara and Samantha Dixon, both of Davenport; sisters, Linda Evans and Dorothy Ross, both of Chesnee, S.C.; and a brother: Robert Johnson Jr., Spartanburg, S.C.












 



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