David Charles Poston

Mr. David Charles Poston, 67, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 19, 2021, at his home surrounded by his family.

David was a loving son, brother, husband, father, and Pa David.

David was selfless and strong, and made an impact on everyone he met. He loved life and was one of the most positive and kind people on earth. He will be greatly missed.

David was an auctioneer for 37 years at Manheim Nashville Auto Auction. He also auctioned at Car Max Auctions and was co-owner and auctioneer at Cookeville Auto Auction.

Born January 17, 1954, he was the son of the late Ward Poston, Sr, and Jo Webb Poston

In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by two sisters-in-law, Kathy Burgess and Melissa Bowman.

He is survived by his wife, Pat Poston; a daughter, Rebekah and husband Shawn Hughes; a son, Scott and wife Tonia Wilson; four grandchildren, Madisyn Sims, Makynlee Sims, and Abby and Jesse Thornton; two brothers, Ward, Jr. and wife Sandy Poston and Tommy and wife Michelle Poston; a sister-in-law, Jo Ann Bowman; a brother-in-law, Bill Burgess; six nieces, a nephew, several great-nieces, and nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and a special cousin, CD Webb.

The family requests memorial donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, which he was very passionate about, Sarah Cannon Research Institute, or the American Cancer Society in memory of David Poston.

David chose cremation, the family followed his wishes, and no services are planned.

Special care provided by Crest Lawn Funeral Home. (C)