Pamala Nation

Pamala Nation

Montrose resident, Pamala Rae Nation died July 20, 2019, at home. She was 62.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, July 24, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 25, at the First Baptist Church in Delta. Interment will follow in Pea Green Cemetery.

She was born Aug. 18, 1956, to Morris and Dolores (Pervis) Branham in Whiteland, Ind. She spent her childhood in Morgantown, Ind., and graduated from Indian Creek High School.

She married Rob Byers July 11, 1975. They had two children.

After Mr. Byers' death she married Norman Nation Sept. 24, 1988, in Cedaredge. They had one child.

Mrs. Nation lived in Montrose since 1988, after moving from Palisade.

She was a member of the General Assembly and Church of the Firstborn. She enjoyed hiking, paddleboarding, snowshoeing, speedwalking and all outdoor activities.

She is survived by her husband, Norman Nation of Montrose; sons, Shane (Kara) Byers of Olathe, and Levi (Jamie) Nation of Montrose; daughter, Amy (Travis) Herrmann of Cortez; brother, Matt (Terri) Branham of Olathe; brother-in-law, Charlie Francis of Morgantown, Ind.; and four grandchildren.

Mrs. Nation was preceded in death by her husband, Rob Byers; parents, Morris and Dolores Branham; brother, Mark Branham; sister, Polly Francis; granddaughter, Ella Byers; and sister-in-law, Darlene Branham.

Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.

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