Mr. William David Winstead, age 55 died at the Guardian Care Nursing Home in Scotland Neck on Monday, September 21, 2009. David grew up and lived most of his life in Enfield. He had a tremendous love for music and was an extremely gifted musician. He attended and received a certificate of performance from the North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston Salem; he obtained both his undergraduate degree as well as his Master’s Degree in Music from East Carolina University in Greenville. David served as organist for several churches in and around the area.
Preceding him in death are his mother and father, Billie Peele Hardison Winstead and Jerry L. Winstead as well as his baby brother Jay Winstead.
Survivors include his Aunts; Betsy Armstrong and her husband Harvey of Enfield and Eloise Copeland all of Enfield, Frances Smith and Inez Allsbrook both of Rocky Mount. David is also survived by several cousins.