Garry Lee Hess, 51, of Advance, was born April 4, 1952, at Painton, the son of the late Robert D. Hess, Sr., and Vilamae Spillman, and died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was a parts manager at Nelson Tractor in Sikeston. He was a graduate of Bell City High School and of Diesel Mechanic School in Memphis, Tenn. On May 1, 1982, he and Ronda Moore were united in marriage at Scott City, and she survives of the home. Other survivors include four daughters: Heather O'Dell of Ellsinore, Latasha Martin , Ashley Hess and Lindsay Hess, all of Advance; three brothers, Robert D. Hess, Jr., of Bell City, Steve Hess of Lake Ozark, and Huey Hess of Advance; four sisters, Lois Boley of Sikeston, Sandy McCall of Chaffee, Janet Bain of Fredericktown, and Donna Johnson of Vanduser; and two grandchildren. A daughter, Angela Hess and four sisters preceded him in death. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, 2003, at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 22, 2003, at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance with Rev. Keith Price officiating. Interment will follow at Morgan Memorial Park in Advance.