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James “Jim” A. Hess

June 9, 1930 - October 15, 2023
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Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes, Downtown
639 North Main Steet
Greenville, SC 29601
Saturday 10/28, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Service
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes, Downtown Chapel
639 N Main Street
Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 232-6733 | Map
Saturday 10/28, 2:00 pm
Cemetery
Greenville Memorial Gardens Mausoleum
7784 Augusta Rd.
Piedmont, SC 29673

James “Jim” A. Hess, 93, passed peacefully on October 15, 2023. He was born in Oregon and was the son of the late Walter John Hess and Vera R. Hess. Jim graduated from the University of Oregon and then joined the U.S. Air Force in 1953. He served his country for 20 years  in theContinue Reading

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Michelle Ballard left a message on October 28, 2023:
Jim was one of the good ones. Always smiling and kind. Until we see you again, my friend.
Ray and Gwen Nadeau left a message on October 26, 2023:
It was an honor and a privilege knowing you.
Wilton Fowler left a message on October 23, 2023:
Jim Hess one of the most generous kindest gentlemen I ever knew. I think of all the times we sat and talked and how you mentored me and other Veterans, I remember all the times when Donaldson Center Post 9273 struggled and you Sir always were there to help.The trips you Bunny Joan, Ray, Gwen and I made were so much fun . We will always remember you sir and we will look forward to seeing you again some day where there will be no more pain nor sorrow.Rest in peace old friend you deserve it. Wilton & Joan Fowler SC VFW State Chaplain
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