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“I am very sorry to hear about Gaston. He and i would joke that we're both Gaston Gage Jr. The Gage family sure likes using the same names.... ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Gaston Gage, Jr. - Charlotte, NC

“Lib, it was great to talk to you last night but I am so sorry for your loss of Gaston. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Much love, Gari,...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Gari Cowan - Nashville, TN

“Dear Lib,We are SO VERY sorry to learn of Gaston's passing! What a great man - always at the church with a smile on his face and kind words. Love and...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Betty Dean - Clemson, SC

“May God hold you in his arms and provide you peace. Thinking of all of you. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Sarah Gaye Waldrep Norris - SC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Lillian Waldrep Hoeschen - SC

“I have fond memories of Gaston. He was a pillar of the community....always helpful and fun to be around. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Donna Patterson - Clemson, SC

“I am so sorry that I cannot be at the Memorial Service today, but please know that I am thinking about all of you. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Sally Williams - Clemson, SC

“It is hard to imagine Clemson and Fort Hill without Gaston. But it is wonderful to know he is out of pain. Let the tears flow and then the memories...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Helen Adams - Clemson, SC

“You are in my thoughts and prayers. May God give you peace. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Jo Ann Koonce - Lexington, KY

Gaston Gage, Jr.Clemson

Gaston Gage, 86, husband of Elizabeth Massey Gage, passed away on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Clemson Downs.

Mr. Gage was born in Chester, SC and was a son of the late Gaston Gage, Sr. and Ruth Vardell Gage.  He was a 1951 graduate of Clemson University, worked in textiles for twenty years, owned Gage Insurance and Real Estate Company and Palmetto Appraisals, was a U. S. Air Force veteran. He served on Clemson City Council, was a member of Clemson Rotary Club and was a Ruling Elder of Fort Hill Presbyterian Church.

Surviving in addition to his wife, are one daughter, Ruth Knox and her husband, Roger of San Antonio, TX; son in law, Pete Crowther of Clemson, one brother, Charles Gage of Gastonia, NC; five grandchildren, Elizabeth Crowther, Gaston Knox, Gage Knox, Jake Crowther, and Grace Knox; and one great grandson, Graham Gage Niewohner-Knox.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Gage was preceded in death by a daughter, Elizabeth Crowther.

Memorial services will be Monday, October 3, 2016 at 2:00 PM at Fort Hill Presbyterian Church.

The family will receive friends following the service at the church.

Memorials may be made to, Fort Hill Presbyterian Church, Music, 101 Edgewood Avenue, Clemson, SC  29631.

Condolences may be expressed online at

Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home, Central is assisting the family.