William Ray Nation, 90, passed away at home on May 8, 2021. He was born on November 11, 1930 in Farmersburg, IN to Edward Nation and Cecile Phillips Nation. William is preceded in death by both parents. He is survived by his loving wife of 69 years, Jorita Nation; brother Dr. Robert Nation (Anne); sons, Van Nation (Patti) and Dirk Nation (Rita); grandchildren, Mychal Nation, Jessica Gahl (Nick), Rachel Nation (Darcie), Ian Nation (Constance), Jari Nation, Maggie Johnson (Derek), and Tyler Johnson (Geornee), as well as 9 great-grandchildren. A celebration of life for William will be held at a later date.