James "Terry" Lawhead

Born: Fri., Mar. 10, 1950
Died: Sun., Mar. 24, 2019

Celebration of Life

1:00 PM Sat., Mar. 30, 2019
Location: Life Church of Pilot Rock

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James “Terry” Lawhead was born March 10th 1950 in Pendleton, Or. to Bonda (Peterson) Lawhead and James Leonard Lawhead who preceded him in death.  He passed away Sunday March 24th 2019.


He is survived by his sister Sonja Lawhead Jessen, Brother Roger Lawhead, daughters Dawn Alderman, Trista Still, & Chelsi Cate.  As well as 8 grandchildren and numerous close relatives.


Terry was a logger and a mechanic.  He also worked as a truck driver and mechanic on the building of the Alaskan Pipeline.  Terry was a great story teller and loved to be in the woods.  He enjoyed hunting and camping with friends and family.  Terry also had a great love for animals especially dogs which he often trained to do many tricks.    He was a stranger to no-one and a great friend to many, and will be greatly missed.


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Annette Hoeft
   Posted Mon March 25, 2019
So sorry to hear of his passing. Condolences to his family.

Cindy Williams
   Posted Tue March 26, 2019
Hello. Lawhead family and friends. I'm so sorry to hear about Terry. He was a long time friend of mine and my family. He will be missed so very much. May the LORD comfront u at this time. If u need anything please call. 541 310 9222. Love always Cindy Williams (Tipton).

Dave Webb
   Posted Tue March 26, 2019
Sorry to hear about Terry we had some good times and that’s how I’ll alway remember him

Mike & Barb Morehead
   Posted Tue March 26, 2019
Mike and I both went to school with Terry. Mike remembers him in Ukiah in about 1963. He was in my class, graduated the same year 1968. Mike went to visit with him in January, and they had a good visit. Our sincere sympathy to the family.

Holly Beers
   Posted Tue March 26, 2019
So sorry to hear this. Thoughts and prayers for the family.

Jake & Glenda Nash
   Posted Tue March 26, 2019
Terry will be missed he was a great wonderful friend & man ,we will always picture Terry telling us them hair lip jokes in Ukiah..He was a friend to everone he came across & always joking around he was always the life of the party ...we love u Terry RIP

Gary and Bonnie Zick
   Posted Tue March 26, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers to the Lawhead family and his many friends. Terry will be missed but left a lot of good memories in our hearts. Rest In Peace Terry.

Scott Norris
   Posted Tue March 26, 2019
Happy to call him a friend. He always had a smile as I would give him rides home.

Jeannine Discher
   Posted Wed March 27, 2019
So sorry to hear this, my deepest sympathy to the Lawhead family

Donna Hinkle
   Posted Wed March 27, 2019
My thoughts and prayers to the family! Will miss his lovely smile and the laughter!

Kathee and Richard Moffett
   Posted Wed March 27, 2019
Prayers to the family.

Kathee and Richard Moffett
   Posted Wed March 27, 2019
Prayers to the family!

Marilyn Johnson
   Posted Wed March 27, 2019
Dearest Trista,
Your father was fortunate to have you as his daughter. I remember how much you did for him and that at the same time you were working full-time and raising a family. I'm so sorry for your family's loss. Take care and hope to see you one of these days. Marilyn

Bonnie Shaw (Miller)
   Posted Fri March 29, 2019
My condolences to the Lawhead family. Roger, you are in my prayers.

   Posted Sat March 30, 2019
terry lawhead was the best grandpa ever is what family says but he had storks before i was born and after. i nerve met hem as a fun person. i wish i could of met hem before he had storks but i dont cus i would surfer even than more thean i am now. but thank you all for thinking of my family it has maid us feel safe for all of us.

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