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David Barry Gissell

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“It was only today, 7 February, that I found out that David had passed away. My thoughts and prayers go out to Annette, David, and the rest of his...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Tony Galasso - Charleston, SC

“To Steven, Annette, and all of David's family. I was so very sorry to hear of David's passing. David and I attended grammar school at St. Pat's and...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Katthy Price (Galasso) - Cuyama, CA

“Timmy and I have so many memories of David.Oyster Roast in his backyard, Christmas partys at his house,helping Timmy wallpaper our kitchen, or...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Pamela Smith - Hollywood, SC

“My condolences to the Gissell family. I remember David always full of joy and laughter. My you all share these same memories. ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: Bernie Ritter - Bluffton, SC


David Barry Gissell, 69, of Greenville, South Carolina formerly of Charleston, SC, entered into eternal rest Thursday, January 30, 2020. His Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, February 4, 2020 in J. Henry Stuhr Inc., Mount Pleasant Chapel, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends in the Mount Pleasant Chapel on Monday, February 3, 2020 from 5:00 until 7:00 pm.

David was born January 29, 1951 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late John Mason Gissell and the late Elizabeth Heiterer Gissell. He graduated from Bishop England High School, and worked for 40 years as a checker with the International Longshoremen's Association Local 1771.

He is survived by two daughters, Meghan G. Gates (David) of Greenville, SC and Catherine Aglie Gissell of Charleston, SC; his son, D. Mason Gissell (Elizabeth) of Charleston, SC; his sister, Annette Seignious (John) of Mt. Pleasant, SC; his brother, Steven Gissell (Nina) of Mt. Pleasant, SC, and five grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, John Mason Gissell, II.