JAMES PHILLIP HESS,
83, of Moberly died Saturday, May 26, 2012 at Harry S. Truman Memorial
Veterans Hospital in Columbia, Mo.
James was born September 13,
1928 in Marceline, Mo. the son of Albert Dalton and Charlotte Temple (Tatsch)
Hess. James married Doris Thompson on May 25, 1985 in Marshall, Mo. She
James served his country in
the Army Air Corp and later in the Air Force. He was a member of the
Huntsville First Baptist Church. James was also a member of the Moberly
Fraternal Order of Eagles and Moberly Moose Lodge. He enjoyed farming
especially his horses and hunting and fishing.
Survivors include his wife
Doris Hess of the home; two sons, James Elton Hess and wife Linda of
Centralia, Mo. and Norville Eugene Hess of Moberly, Mo.; one daughter
Kathy Elaine Hess Stocke and husband Harley of Fulton, Mo.; one stepson,
Roy E. Jennings of Moberly, Mo.; three sisters Leona Frances Moser,
Elsie Ione Clavin and Viola Ruth Schondorf; eight grandchildren, two
great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Hess was
preceded in death by his parents, one daughter, Phyllis Yvonne Hess and
two sisters, Kathryn Schmitt and Mary Alice Chapman.
Graveside services with full
military honors will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, June 4, 2012 at the
Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville. Visitation will be
held 9:30 to 10:30 AM Monday at Patton Funeral Home in Huntsville.
Memorials are suggested to the American Lung Association
Rick & Kalene Summerville, Owners
Summerville Funeral Home
601 E. 24 Hwy
Salisbury, MO 65281
121 N Main
Huntsville, MO 65259