Steven Ray Hess

Jun 24th, 1964 - Jul 11th, 2017


Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home

Fri, Jul. 14th, 2017 12 Noon ~ 1:00 PM


Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home

Fri, Jul. 14th, 2017 1:00 PM


Herrin City Cemetery

Fri, Jul. 14th, 2017

Steven Ray Hess

Harrisburg- Steven Ray Hess, 53, of Harrisburg, formerly of Herrin and Energy, died tragically at 2:30 AM, Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, IN.

Steven was born on June 24, 1964 in Herrin to Phyllis (Jarvis) Gulley of Energy.

He formerly worked at Aisin in Marion.

He was Baptist. In his spare time he enjoyed spending time with his family and time indoors on his computer. He formerly enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Survivors include-

Mother- Phyllis Gulley of Energy
Daughters- Bridgett Hess and Amy Grant of Herrin
Several grandchildren
Sister- Shelia Baseden of Energy
Sister- Dana Lantrip and husband Ricky of Energy
Several nieces and nephews and aunts, uncles and cousins

He was preceded in death by his grandparents.

The funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM, Friday, July 14, 2017 at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin. Rev. Greg Bittle will officiate. Burial will follow at Herrin City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12 Noon until time of service, Friday, at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin.

Memorial donations will be accepted at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home/ 201 S. 13th St/ Herrin, IL 62948. For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit

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2 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Donna Brookmyer

    From: Freeman Spur, Illinois

    Date: July 14, 2017

    So sorry for your loss. Praying for all of your family.

  • Guest: Barbara Tones

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: July 17, 2017

    So sorry to hear of this tragic loss.I worked with Steve at Kroger and found him very likeable.My condolences to your family.