He was born in Edina, MO, January 24, 1951, the son of Ernest Ralph and Ruby Edith Brown Clair.
Surviving are two brothers, Jim Clair of Kirksville, MO, and Gary Clair and wife Jean of Hurdland, MO, several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
David was preceded in death by his parents.
David was engaged in farming in the Baring community with his family. He received his education in the Baring Schools and graduated from Knox County High School. David enjoyed hunting, fishing, baseball and spending time with family.
David will be cremated and no services will be held. Burial will be at a later date in the Linville Cemetery.
Memorials in memory of David may be made to the Linville Cemetery. Memorials may be left at or mailed to Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1, Edina, MO 63537.