203 1st Ave NE, Waverly, IA 50677

Aviation Storekeeper First Class David Aldean Neighbors

Aviation Storekeeper First Class David Aldean Neighbors was born on June 10, 1942 in Trenton, MO and died May 8, 2015 in Waterloo, IA.

David Aldean Neighbors entered the United States Navy on December 10, 1973, in Key West, FL, served during the Vietnam War era and reached the rank of Aviation Storekeeper First Class before being discharged on December 31, 1981 in Key West, FL.

David Aldean Neighbors is buried at Wilson Grove Cemetery in Sumner, Iowa and can be located at


David A. Neighbors, 72, of Sumner, IA, died Friday, May 8, at Allen Hospital, Waterloo, IA.

He was born June 10, 1942 in Trenton, MO, son of Frazee “Bud” and Phyleta (Newton) Neighbors. He married Shirley A. Schulte on March 27, 1965 in Sumner, IA.

David graduated from Trenton High School in Trenton, MO in 1961. He joined the US Navy in 1962. He retired in 1982 and moved his family to Sumner, IA, where he was an active member of the First Baptist Church.

Survived by: His wife, Shirley; 3 children, Erik (Barbara) Larson of Huntsville, AL; daughter Lea (Darrel) Everly of Winthrop, IA; Michelle Moran of Sioux City, IA; 8 grandchildren, Sara, Joshua, Timothy, Jacob, Torrence (Kacey), Jordan, Dakota, Zachary (Delaney); 4 great grandchildren, David, Spencer, Huntly, and Jett; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

Preceded in Death by: His parents, two sisters, and a son-in-law.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at First Baptist Church in Sumner with Rev. Robert Burchfield officiating. Burial will follow in Wilson Grove Cemetery, rural Sumner with military honors from American Legion Thomas E Woods Post 223 of Sumner.

A public visitation will be held from 6 pm until 8 pm on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at S.K. Rogers Funeral Home in Sumner.

S.K. Rogers Funeral Home of Sumner is in charge of the arrangements.

“David A. Neighbors,” S.K. Rogers & Burnham-Wood Funeral Homes, accessed October 11, 2015. http://www.skrogersfuneralhome.com/fh/obituaries/obituary.cfm?o_id=3097239&fh_id=13558.

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Release Date: May 8, 2078.