Pamela Lynn Munn passed away on Jan. 9, 2019 after a long and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. At the time of her passing she was resting peacefully in her home, surrounded by her husband, son and family and friends. Pam was born Sept. 17, 1956 in Newport News, VA. The family later moved to Houston so her father could work on the Gemini and Apollo space missions. She attended Stephen F. Austin High, graduated in1975, and received a degree in Criminal Justice from Sam Houston State in 1979.
She became the first female police officer at the Huntsville P.D., beginning a 35 year career in law enforcement. She began as a patrol officer, was promoted to detective and ended up as sergeant, then left Huntsville in 1985 to take a job as an investigator with the Texas Attorney General’s Office in Austin. Pam worked as an investigator for the OAG, eventually earning a promotion to Supervising Investigator. She left the OAG in 1997 to transfer to the Texas State Auditor’s Office to investigate financial crimes against the State. Pam eventually became the Special Investigations Unit Manager until retirement in 2015.
While working for the OAG Pam met her soon-to-be husband, Chris. They were married in 1986 and welcomed their son, John Jefferson Christian, into the world on Jan. 31, 1991. Pam and Chris also adopted two girls, Cassandra and Amber, in 1999.
Pam was preceded in death by her parents, Gordon and Nedra Ferrall, her adoptive parents, Edgar “ Jack” and Mildred “Billie” Page as well as a brother, Ron Page. She is survived by husband Chris, son Jefferson, daughters Cassandra and Amber, brother Rick Page and wife Cheryl, sisters Page Bergland and her husband Brad and Dusty Burkhart and her husband Tim. She leaves behind numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be at Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas on Sunday, Jan. 13 from 5-7pm. Funeral services will be at the First United Methodist Church at 10am on Monday, Jan. 14, followed by a graveside service at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery.