David was born in Norman, OK to Jimmie and Maureen Hampton, and was a graduate of Norman High School. He graduated from Central State University in 1980 and became a licensed funeral director in the State of Oklahoma that year. David is a member of the Choctaw Nation, and comes from a family of military veterans. His grandfather, Ben Hampton, was a Code Talker for the Choctaw Nation and the US Army during WWI. His father, Jimmie, was an airman for the US Army Air Corp in WWI, and David was a Hospital Corpsman for the US Navy serving in Vietnam. All served with distinction and honor.
David has served families in Eastern Oklahoma for over 37 years in the funeral profession. David, is committed to serving the Sallisaw and surrounding community's funeral and memorial needs with courtesy and compassion. Having joined the staff of Forever Memories Funeral Service, David now resides in Sallisaw, Oklahoma