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Virginia C. Hess, age 94 of the Adria community in North Tazewell, VA passed away Friday, August 17, 2017 at Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA. Born October 9, 1922 at Lindside, WV, she was a daughter of the late Luther and Maude Thompson Stinson. She was a member of Fincastle Baptist Church in Tazewell, VA and worked at several jobs during her life. She worked at the old Johnson's Drive In at Adria and also many years at General Instrument Corporation in Tazewell, VA. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Robert Hess; daughter, Paulette Brown; son, Robert Lee Hess; brothers, Allen Meade, Claude, Charlie, Kenneth and Arnold Stinson.
Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Sharon Horne and husband, Lonnie of Tazewell, VA; sons, the Reverend Carlos Hess and wife, Juanita of North Tazewell, VA and Dr. Michael Hess of Lynchburg, VA; sister, Lora Gay Carver of Rocky Gap, VA; brothers, Luther Stinson, Jr. and wife, Roxie of Tazewell, VA and Earl Stinson and wife, Barbara of Alexandria, VA; seven grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 PM Monday, August 21, 2017 at Peery & St.Clair Funeral Home in Tazewell, VA where funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM with Pastor Rick Mallory officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, VA.
Online condolences may be sent to www.peerystclairfuneralhome.com
Published on August 19, 2017
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