JOHN THOMAS HESS, JR.
WENDELL – John Thomas Hess, Jr., Formerly of Crockett, TX and Las Vegas, NV, died on April 18 at the home of his brother, Joe Hess of Emit, NC. Tom worked with electronic instrumentation in the U. S. Air Force and with EG&G in Nevada and with the Nuclear Emergency Search Team. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, shooting pool, and pitching horseshoes, and was active with the Las Vegas Jaycees.
He was preceded in deat by his parents, John Thomas, Sr., and Ruth Hess and is survived by his son Robert Brian Hess of Las Vegas, NV, and his brother Joe Brian Hess (Linda)
A memorial service will be held at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 125 S. Selma Rd., Wendell, NC, at 2 pm on 4/28/2013. Donations to Covenant Presbyterian Church are requested in lieu of flowers. Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net