David Wayne Laughter
Last updated 8/30/2021 at 1:12pm
David Wayne Laughter, 66, passed away peacefully at his home in Dandridge, Tenn., Aug. 14, 2021.
He was born in Hendersonville Nov. 8, 1954, and grew up in Horse Shoe, where his father was postmaster and his mother a registered nurse. He attended Etowah Elementary School for the first through the 8th grade, and then moved on to West Hendersonville High School, where he excelled in football and band, graduating in 1973. His college years found him at UNC-Charlotte, where he graduated with a BA in political science. He got to spend those years rooming with his original roommate, his twin bro...