David  Alan Beaver, 73, of  Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, was born on May 20, 1939, in Lisbon, Iowa, son of Everett Wilson and Doris Ann (Mason) Beaver  He passed away Thursday, September 13, 2012, at his residence.
David was united in marriage to Paula Gail McCollum on March 5, 1982, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  He worked as an automobile mechanic and served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War.
David  is  survived by his wife, Paula Gail Beaver of Horseshoe Bend; two sons,  Paul David Beaver and Chris Alan Beaver of  Horseshoe Bend; one granddaughter, Paige Daniele Beaver of Horseshoe Bend, and many other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and six brothers and sisters.
No services are planned.  Arrangements by Barker Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel in Horseshoe  Bend.
Memorials preferred to the American Cancer Society.
Online tributes can be made at www.barkerfuneral.com.