US Air Force


James Donald Hess

June 15, 1946 ~ April 19, 2019 (age 72)

James Donald Hess, age 72, of Woodbury passed away April 19, 2019 at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital.  He was a native of Toledo, OH.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Sue Holmes Hess of Woodbury; Children, Jamie Hess (Ty) Brunt of Millbury, OH, Hope (Adam) Detcher of Louisiana, Shannon Phillips (John Cauldwell) of Swanton, OH, & Joshua Clement of Michigan; and a sister, Brenda (Chuck) Krukowski of Monclova, OH; and special family friend, Shelia Sprosty.

Numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, & nephews also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald & Joyce Simpson Hess; and sisters, Donna Daffer & Luann Hess.

Mr. Hess was a member of the Plainview Baptist Church and enjoyed spending his time volunteering there.  He served in the Air Force from 1964 to 1968 and was a truck driver for UPS.

Funeral Services will be 7 PM Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at Plainview Baptist Church with Bro. Jonathan Womack & Bro. Charley Heath officiating.  Visitation with the family will be from 4 to 7 PM Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at Plainview Baptist.

Pallbearers include Joe Carr, Caleb Pate, Ty Brunt, Chuck Krukowski, Todd Holmes, Roger Hindman, Russell Vance, & Terry Reed, Jr.

The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Plainview Baptist Church or any charity of your choice.

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