David Hamilton Brown peacefully went to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 7, 2019. David was born on January 22, 1968 in St. Louis, Missouri to his parents, Wilbur L. and Annette H. Brown. David along with his parents and older brother, Stephen then moved to Naperville, Illinois and then onto Tupelo, Mississippi where David graduated from Tupelo High School playing football and other sports. After studies at the University of Southern Mississippi, David moved to the Fort Walton Beach/ Destin Florida area where he joined his large family of aunts, uncles, cousins, brother and soon after father and mother. David loved life and never met a stranger being loved by many in his long career in the restaurant service industry. Everyone always knew when David Brown entered the room. He was a loving and giving soul.
David is preceded in death by his father, Wilbur L. Brown; grandmother, Nellie H. Henderson and grandfather, Huey C. Henderson.
David is survived by his mother, Annette H. Brown of Crestview, Florida; brother, Stephen L. Brown and wife, Lesley; nephews, Jordan and Davis of Niceville, Florida and many other aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
A Memorial Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 11, 2019 starting at 5:00 p.m. with a Memorial Service to begin at 5:30 p.m. at Davis-Watkins Funeral Home, 113 NE Racetrack Road, Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547.