Jay Alan Nation, 61, of Valley View passed away on July 12, 2020 at his residence. At this time there will be no services planned. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home in Gainesville.
Jay was born on July 1st, 1959 to Forest and Gloria Nation in Enid, Oklahoma. He was a Communication Technician for Southwestern Bell/ ATT for over 20 years. Jay loved to spend time with his family and friends. He was an avid ham radio operator.
He is survived by his wife Margaret Nation of Valley View, son; Joshua and his wife, Jaime of White House, TX; daughters; Jessica Quick of Euless, TX, Jennifer and her husband, David Ortega of Valley View; 9 grandchildren Jacen, Jaclynn, Tyler, Kyle, Taylor, Erica, Desi, Calleigh and April; 1 great-grandchild Phillip; sister Leigh Thomas of Oakland, Nebraska; step-sisters Kim Hickman and Kelly Vinopal; step-brother Craig Vinopal and 3 nieces.
Jay is preceded in death by his parents.