Pamala was born January 3, 1953 in Eldorado, KS to Clyde LeRoy and Jane Irene (Cox) Nutting. Pamala was a Licensed Practical Nurse for 21 years. She had worked at Higher Call Nursing Center in Quapaw, OK for 8 years and was a member of Central Christian Church.
Pamala married John Charles Beckman, Jr. November 2, 1990 and he survives of the home. Additional survivors include her children, Dr. Kristina L. Babbitt of San Tan Valley, AZ, Travis D. Jones of Afton, OK, Chad L Jones of Miami, OK, John C. Beckman, III of Hope Mills, NC, Michael P. Beckman of Kansas City, MO and Jason D. Beckman of Miami, OK, 1 brother Terry Nutting of Tiff City, MO, 9 grandchildren, 1 niece and 3 nephews.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 7, 2021 at Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami, OK. Corey Suggs will officiate. Interment will follow in G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami, OK with Chad Jones, Travis Jones, Zack Babbitt, John Beckman, Jason Beckman and Michael Beckman serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday evening at Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami, OK. Services have been placed in the care of Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, OK. Online condolences may be made at www.paulthomasfuneralhomes.com.