NEWPORT, AR, USA U.S. Army CPL, HHC, 2D BATTALION, 23D INFANTRY, 4 BCT, FORT LEWIS, WA BAQUBAH, IRAQ 09/22/2007
David Lee Watson was born April 28, 1978 at Newport, Arkansas to the late Leroy Watson and Linda (Bobo) Watson. Leroy and Linda had 3 children together. They were Bryant, Christal. and David. David was the youngest of three children. David has two other siblings Nikki Moore and Derrick Robinson. David graduated from Tuckerman High School in 1992. He attended ASUN in Newport, Arkansas were he got his Associate Degree. He later went to ASU in Jonesboro, Arkansas to work toward his BSE. David earned his Medic degree in San Antonia in 2006. David joined the National Guard in high school. He later joined the Reserves and then the Army. He was stationed at Fort Lewis in Seattle, Washington as a Medic in 2006. He was deplored to Iraq in April of 2007. David died on September 22, 2007, in Baquar, Iraq in a non-combat situation. David was married to Lisa (Powell)Watson. They had one son Dayton Watson together. David has another son, David Calean Watson, from a previous relationship. David was a good husband and father to his sons. David was a person of great integrity. He was proud to serve his country and he always tried to do his very best at any thing he did.