Mill City – Sandy, 57, died Thursday
in Mill City. She was born in Hampton, VA. Sandy grew up in
Virginia and graduated from Liberty University. She lived in
Montana for 10 years until moving to Mill City 8 years ago. Sandy
worked at Poppa Al’s and was a substitute postal worker at the
Gates Post Office. For the last eight years she worked as
secretary at Gates Community Church of Christ in Gates, where she
was a member.
reading and was interested in Christian mission work, especially
in the Middle East and North Africa. For
years she taught children’s Sunday school and JAM time (Jesus
and Me) - public school release time. She married Steve Young on July
17, 2004 in Hamilton, MT.
Sandy is survived
by husband, Steve of Mill City; mother: Stella Hamm of Gloucester,
VA.; children: Naomi Thomas of Twenty-nine Palms, CA., Rachel Cook
of Hamilton, MT., Matthew Cook of Bitterroot Valley, MT.,
Stephanie Morgan of Swansea, Wales, UK., Rebekah Cook of Stayton,
Hannah Cook of Stayton, and Joshua Cook of Mill City; step-sons:
David Young of Eugene and Geoffrey Young of Coos Bay; brother: J.
David Hamm, Jr. of Newport News, VA.; sister: Diana Klink of
Hyndman, PA.; sister-in-law: Sharon Young of Salem; and nine
will be Saturday,
2012 at 11:00 am at Gates Community Church of Christ. Private
interment will be in Fairview Cemetery in Gates. Contributions may
be made to Gates Community Church of Christ Missions or American
Cancer Society. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.