David “Peach Fuzz”, age 71 of Yellow Springs passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019 at his home. He was born in Jackson, Tennessee to the late Robert Knox and Catherine (Manus) Knox Sebree.
In addition to his parents, David is preceded in death by his stepfather David Sebree and his in-laws, Arch Byrd Moore and Priscilla McNamara Moore. He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his beloved wife of 45 years, Priscilla Stokes Moore; sister-in-law, Kathleen (Ron Faber) Moore; brother Daniel, three younger sisters and his beloved goddaughter Robin (Dave Rawson) Gifford.
Peach Fuzz is also survived by so many friends of all ages. He was a very blessed man with multiple talents he enjoyed. From acting in local theaters, playing conga drums, gardening fabulous landscapes, his well known talent for cooking and being chef at “Peaches” in Yellow Springs, he brought an artistic vision to everything he was part of. He was always curious and a lifelong learner.
Peach Fuzz had managed and was partial owner of the kitchen at DG’s Tavern and was a large part of Mr. Fub’s Party. In his younger years, he traveled the country with a local crew specializing in concrete and red iron work on large commercial construction projects including Lowes centers. He was an avid collector of all things and very active in his community.
Peach Fuzz was an early member of H.U.M.A.N and Mystic Knights of Nowhere. His involvement in Civil Rights was life long.
He studied at Antioch College McGregor with Dr. Jim Dunn, founder of The Peoples Institute in New Orleans and Professor Jewel Graham.
The community lost a great man and he will be deeply missed. A visitation was November 9, 2019 at Jackson Lytle & Lewis Funeral Home in Yellow Springs. The family would like memorial contributions to go to Yellow Springs Senior Citizens Center in his honor. Expressions of sympathy may be left for the family by visiting www.jacksonlytle.com