Pamela Gail Nelson Bruce, 50, unexpectedly passed away December 21, 2016. A gathering will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 27 with a memorial service beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Elmwood Funeral Home, 5750 Hwy 277 S., Abilene, Texas.
Pamie was born in Oklahoma City, OK to parents Glenn and Cynthia Nelson on November 22, 1966. She attended Western Heights High School in Oklahoma City. She was a hard worker and was a successful owner of a house cleaning company.
She was married to Phillip Bruce for 20 years and they had one son, Nelson Bryan Bruce.
She was an outstanding host to her family and friends. Her greatest attribute was making people happy. Her kind heart and giving soul will always be the thing everyone will always remember her by. She always had a smile, never met a stranger and was a friend to everyone.
She is survived by her husband, Phillip Bruce; her son she adored, Nelson Bruce; her mother, Cynthia Nelson Bright; her brother, Glenn Dale Nelson wife Delene; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Pamela was preceded in death by her father, Glenn V. Nelson; and her sister, Nicki Nelson Harkleroad.
Online condolences and memories may be shared with the family through the obituary link at www.elmwoodfuneral.com
My sweet baby, words will never express the love I have for you. You have forever change my life for the better. You always found the good in me and love me unconditionally. We built a life that many could only dream of having. You are my soulmate and you complete me. My heart aches for you every day, I miss you so much. Nelson and I are doing ok. We are taking care of everything here for you just as you would have if you were here. Thank you for loving us. Thank you for the beautiful mark you left on this world. You touch so many lives and made the world a better place to live in. You gave us a beautiful, careing, loving, smart and handsome son. I still have you in him. You are my angel. I ask God to give you a hug and a kiss every day and to tell you that I love you and that I'm thinking of you. I never knew I could love someone the way that I love you. I will forever keep your legacy alive. I love you and I miss you and I will see you when I get there. Fly high baby. You are my heart. I love you To the moon and back. Love Phillip.
Phillip BruceAbilene, TX
She was my beautiful daughter in law. She was a wonderful wife to my son and mother to my grandson. Pam will be greatly missed by us all. I know she is up in Heaven now rejoicing with our Lord and Savior and is now with her daddy and sister. We love you Pam!!
Margie BruceAbilene, TX
I am so sorry for your loss. May the blessings of love from Jehovah God and his son Jesus Christ be upon you, May his peace abide with you, May his essence illuminate your heart, Now and forever more... The "Most High" God ( Psalms 83:18) and his inspired word the Bible can be a source of strength and comfort during this heartbreaking time because he loves you. John 3:16; 1John 4:8; and John 17:3.
I am so sorry to hear of your loss today. Prayers for you and your family.
Cathy ChandlerAbilene, TX
Sorry for your loss Nelson this is Linda your friend Rudy grandma we got you in our thoughts and prayers sending our condolences from the family , God bless you and need anything we're here for you love you Nelson
Linda ValerioAbilene, TX
My condolences to the family. I know this is a very difficult time. There is a scripture that I hope will bring comfort, it is found at 1 Peter 5: 6,7. It brings out that God cares for us. Rely on him and he will help you.
Deborah PierceLongview, TX
Words can't express how I feel for the lose of my dear friend,
Pam your truly at peace. You will always be in my thoughts and I'm so glad I met you, your an amazing person who will be missed dearly.
Dearest Philip,Nelson and family,My hearts aches for your loss.She was such a wonderful and sweet woman,I loved her to pieces!She will be sorely missed.God bless you all.Much love,Cathy.
Cathy MabrourAbilene, TX
We are praying for comfort during this time. May God keep you close.
Love and Prayers,
Juanette GilesAbilene, TX
My dear, beautiful daughter, my life will never be the same without you!!!! I love you to the moon and back!!!You are my Sunshine 😙😙😙💔💕 Momma
Cynthia BrightAbilene, TX
Much to young to be gone, I'm so sorry for the sudden loss of your dear loved one, may loving memories come up into your hearts and minds in the difficult days ahead and may you find hope and comfort in Gods promise at Isaiah 25:8,once again you have my deepest condolences.