Nathan Mulder, pastor of Flomot Baptist Church in Motley County, died Oct. 19. He was 76. He was born Jan. 20, 1944, to Arby and Letha Dolly Fitzgerald Mulder in Plainview. He grew up on the family farm at South Plains and continued to farm throughout most of his life. He graduated from Wayland Baptist College in Plainview in 1968. At age 17, he answered God’s call to the gospel ministry. He was pastor of Northfield Baptist Church in Northfield and Faith Baptist Church in Wellington before he was called as pastor of Flomot Baptist Church in Flomot, where he served more than 30 years. In addition to serving as pastor and farming, he also was chief probation officer for the 110th Judicial District in Floyd County several years. Nathan also served on the South Plains School Board, held several leadership positions with Caprock Baptist Association and was involved 14 years with Christian Women’s Job Corps of Floyd County and the surrounding area. He was preceded in death by his younger sister, Katherine Ruth Mulder Taylor. He is survived by his wife of 57 years Kathryn Mary Rowland Mulder; daughter Cindy Hilliard and husband Trent; daughter Penny Poole and husband Ricky; son James Mulder and wife Karen; son Cory Mulder and wife Lisa; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Obituary: Nathan Mulder
October 28, 2020