David Rhoton Haston

June 1, 1948 ~ May 13, 2019 (age 70)


David Rhoton Haston, age 70, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Haston was born in Fort Pierce, Florida on June 1, 1948 to George Thomas Haston and Hazel Lee (Roberts) Haston.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and late wife of 26 years, Rosalita (Rose) Ancar Haston.

David is survived by his loving children, Hope (Ian) James, and David (Angela Canales) Haston; five grandchildren: Megan (Alex) Parten, Ethan (Hannah) James, Faith James, Evan James, and Tristan Haston; brother Tommy (Barbara) Haston and sister Ruth (Dudley) Spakes, nephews/nieces and extended family.

David Haston was an accomplished licensed mason, carpenter, and greenhouse industry owner at which he created beautiful fireplaces, log homes, and had a talent for growing traditional/tropical flowers and vegetables. He was a passionate individual who loved his family and especially enjoyed his grandchildren. David was an active and dedicated member of Christian Fellowship Church for 25 years.


The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Christian Fellowship Church, 2558 Jerry Parker Rd., Sparta, TN from 4 pm until 8 pm.

Service will be held on Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 3 pm at Christian Fellowship Church, 2558 Jerry Parker Rd., Sparta, TN and officiating will be Rev. Bennie Ancar. Interment will follow in Haston cemetery.

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Funeral Service
May 16, 2019

3:00 PM
Christian Fellowship Church
2558 Jerry Parker Rd
sparta, TN 38583

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