May 13, 2014
SIMPSONVILLE — Reverend Doctor Nathan Kenneth Gilstrap, 70, of Simpsonville, husband of Pam Vaughn Gilstrap, died Wednesday, May 7, 2014.
Mr. Gilstrap was the son of the late Claud and Clara Fair Gilstrap.
Mr. Gilstrap was a Baptist Minister for 40 years, an avid Gamecock fan, and loving husband, father, and grandfather.
Along with his wife of 47 years, Mr. Gilstrap is survived by his daughter, Angela G. Gay (Chris) of Simpsonville; son, Jared Gilstrap (Susan) of Union; seven grandchildren, Shane, Riley, Madeline, Sully, Gabriel, Brody, and Lydia; sister-in-laws, Frances Gilstrap and Rebecca Long; and mother-in-law, Gladys Vaughn.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Gilstrap was preceded in death by his brother, Gerald Gilstrap.
Visitation will be held at the home, 1 Pembark Lane Simpsonville, SC 29681, on Friday, May 9, 2014, from 5-7 p.m. with the funeral service being held Saturday, May 10, 2014 at Simpsonville First Baptist Church at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Simpsonville First Baptist Church Missions, 3 Hedge Street, Simpsonville, SC 29681.
The family will be at the residence.
Condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.thomasmcafee.com.