OBITUARY

Pamela Denise Hays

December 31, 1954July 30, 2022
Obituary of Pamela Denise Hays

IN THE CARE OF

Memphis Funeral Home

Pamela Denise Hays, age 67, of Memphis, Tennessee passed away on Saturday, July 30, 2022, at Collierville Baptist Hospital. She is survived by her sister, Lisa Hays-Olson; brother-in-law, Eric Olson; two nieces, Elizabeth and Anna Olson; and nephew, John Olson. Pam was born on December 31, 1954 in Memphis daughter of William Lake Hays and Elizabeth “Busy” Hays. She attended Oakhaven High School and received Bachelor of Art degree from (then) Memphis State in Psychology and then a degree from University of Tennessee Health Science Memphis in Medical Records. Pam moved to Atlanta for several years working in Medical Sales before returning to Memphis and obtained a position at St. Jude Medical Hospital in Medical Records. This entailed following patients with various cancer diseases treated by different protocols through their lives to determine optimum treatment. Pam was an avid Dog person who raised, trained, and showed dogs in AKC, obedience, tracking, herding, and agility. She owned and worked with Gordon Setters, Border Collies, and English Cocker Spaniels. Pam traveled throughout the country and made many friends with this activity. Pam thoroughly enjoyed spending time with her nieces and nephew and encouraged them throughout their education and activities. A celebration of life visitation for Pamela will be held Monday, August 8, 2022 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Memphis Funeral Home, 5599 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119, followed by a celebration of life service from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM. We will miss her wonderful sense of humor and love of life. The family request that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to; American Cancer Society, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, or (Your) Favorite Dog Rescue, Humane Society, or Animal Shelter. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.MemphisFuneralPoplar.com for the Hays family.

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  • FAMILY

  • William Lake Hays and Elizabeth “Busy” Hays Parents (deceased)
  • Lisa Hays-Olson Sister
  • Eric Olson Brother in law
  • Elizabeth and Anna Olson Nieces
  • John Olson Nephew
  • DONATIONS

  • American Cancer Society, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, or (Your) Favorite Dog Rescue, Humane Society, or Animal Shelter

Past Services

Monday, August 08, 2022

Celebration of Life Visitation

Monday, August 08, 2022

Celebration of Life Service