Born July 18, 1941, in Hurricane, WV, he was the son of the late Claude Leon Lafayette Gaujot, Jr. and Eula Hill Warwick Gaujot.
Claude attended Lewisburg Baptist Church. He attended Potomac State Junior College and George Washington University. Claude had worked for the CIA, Prudential Insurance Company, Transamerica Life, and as an Independent Broker for multiple insurance companies.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Jon René “Gojo” Gaujot, and two sisters, Constance Cooper, and Muriel Fowler.
Survivors include his loving wife of 22 years, Rebecca Vasvary-Gaujot; son, Paul Antoine “Tony” Gaujot of Nashville, TN; daughter Claudette Mischelle Gaujot-Turner (Mike) of Harpers Ferry, WV; brother, Honorable Phillip Gaujot (Carol) of Morgantown; sisters, Phyllis Ann Rogers of Gainsville, VA, Jane Busby of Gainsville, VA and Diana Sue Murphy (LTC William Murphy) of Summerton, SC; grandchildren, Aaron Gaujot of Falls Church, VA, Nelson Gaujot of Nashville, TN, Mischelle Holohan (Justin Hartwick) of Nokesville, VA; and two great-grandchildren, Leah and Ryan Hartwick.
A memorial service will be held Friday, Jan. 21, at the Morgan Funeral Home Chapel, 252 Montvue Drive, Lewisburg, with Pastor Jonathan Comer officiating.
Online guestbook may be signed at www.morganfh.net