David L. Tatum
David L Tatum, 59, of Newport News, VA, passed away peacefully at home on September 12, 2017 from health issues. David was born August 23, 1958. He graduated from Menchville High School in 1976 and was a long time employee and owner of the family business, Tatum Iron Works.
David married Suzanne in 1997. They were happily married for 20 years.
He is survived by his wife Suzanne; his daughter Amanda; his brother Jeff (Amy) and his sister Hope; his mother- in- law Brenda; sister- in- law Melinda as well as his grandchildren, Laylah, Evann and Cecil; nieces, nephews, his loving dog Sophie and many other friends and relatives. David was preceded in death by his parents Lee and Anneliese and his son Cecil.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, September 24, in the chapel of Amory Funeral Home, Grafton.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Peninsula SPCA, 523 J. Clyde Morris Blvd., Newport News, VA, 23601.