He was born July 26, 1952 in Parkersburg, W.Va., a son of the late Augie Ray Watson and Georgia Geraldine Hawk Watson.
David enjoyed WVU football, and had coached soccer in Vienna. He attended PHS in the class of 71, and was in the US. Air Force from 1971-1975. He attended Faith Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife and"soul mate"; Karen Hays Watson, two sons; Larry of Spring, Texas and Jason of Vienna, W.Va., two brothers; Larry Watson of Gilbert, W.Va., and Mike Watson of Rockport, W.Va. Five grandchildren; Taylor, Harley, Connor, Lilli and Aprillia.
A memorial service will be held December 1, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. at Faith Baptist Church, 1103 10th. St. Vienna, with Pastor James Yoak officiating.
The family would like to thank Dr. Mirza Hamirani, Dr. Jason Barton and the CCU staff of Camden Clark Memorial Hospital.