Funeral date: Friday 10th November 2023

Time: 1.30 p.m.

Location: Carrickfergus Town Hall


Called home 5th November 2023 peacefully at Macmillan Unit in Antrim Area Hospital with loving family by his side.  Former MLA, DUP Councillor, twice-serving Mayor of Carrickfergus Borough Council, and Director of Carrick Rangers Football Club.

Much loved father of Michael and the late Stuart.  Father-in-law of Julie-Ann.  Proud grandfather to Megan, Paige and Jack.  Beloved brother of Joan and Jim.

A celebration of David’s life will be held in Carrickfergus Town Hall on Friday 10th November 2023 at 1.30 p.m. and afterwards to Victoria Cemetery.

Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu, if desired, to NHSCT (Macmillan Unit Antrim Area Hospital) c/o S & J Irvine, 31-35 Irish Quarter South, Carrickfergus, BT38 8BL.  (Cheques made payable to “NHSCT” please; card payments via telephone on 028 9335 2162 Mon-Fri 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. Cash donations also welcome.

Safe in the arms of Jesus.