James “Dave” David Moffitt, 60, of Lowell went home to Heaven, Friday, June 19, 2015 at his residence. He was born June 9, 1955 in Pontiac, Michigan the son of Naomi Gertrude Garner and George Walthan Moffitt.
He was a firefighter and paramedic for many years, serving with Springdale and Lowell area departments. He spent many years providing training and service to many local community fire departments.
He enjoyed spending time in the outdoors and traveling. He had a love for painting. He also enjoyed singing and playing guitar with friends, especially his Virginia’s Boys group. Most importantly he enjoyed spending time in the church, and with his family, especially with his grandchildren. He had moved to Northwest Arkansas in 1973 after leaving Pontiac, Michigan. He was preceded in death by his father.
Dave is survived by his wife of 40 years Sherrie Moffitt, whom he married August 3, 1974, his mother; Naomi Moffitt, of Greenland, one son; Michael Moffitt and his wife Jennifer, of Fayetteville, one daughter; Michelle Moffitt Donnell and her husband Damon of Lowell, four brothers; Duane Moffitt and his wife Gina, of Decatur, Alabama, Rich Moffitt, of West Fork, Paul Moffitt and his wife Pat, of Hollis, New Hampshire, Dr. Gary Moffitt and his wife Donna, of West Fork, one sister; Janis Thompson and her husband Richard, of Sherwood, and five grandchildren; Faith and Cadence Donnell, Jacob, Joshua, and Jonathan Moffitt.
Memorials may be sent to First Baptist Church of Lowell to the “Building Fund,” Lowell Fire Department, or The American Cancer Society.