James Terry Sandberg

March 13, 1945 ~ August 7, 2020 (age 75)


James Terry Sandberg, 75, of Providence passed away on Friday August 7, 2020 at the Palmer Place.

Mr. Sandberg was born on March 13, 1945 in Webster County, KY the son of the late Robert Sandberg and Ruthie Hearrin Sandberg. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Rev. Tip and Nancy Hearrin, one brother Steven Lawson, one sister, Joyce Lawson.

Mr. Sandberg was a member of Gum Grove General Baptist Church in Providence, KY, he was a US. Navy veteran serving in Vietnam, he retired from the Eaton Axle/Dana Corporation after 37 years, he enjoyed reading and studying his bible and was a Christian, he was an avid UK Basketball fan.

He is survived by his sons, John(Rachel) Sandberg of Nebo, KY; Jordan Sandberg of Providence, KY; there mother, Sandra Sandberg of Providence, KY; Bradley(Ella) Sandberg of Henderson, KY; and his mother Tonya Wright of Providence, KY; his sister Nancy (Bo) Crowley of Evansville, IN; his brother Danny Lee Lawson and Jackie Lawson both of Evansville, IN; his grandchildren Jayona and Preston Sandberg.

Graveside services will be private the United States Navy and the Hopkins County Honor Guard will provide graveside rites.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project P.O. Box 758516 Topeka, KS 66675-8516 or the American Kidney Fund 6110 Executive Blvd Rockville, MD 20852-9813.

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