David Womack Wills was born in Memphis, Tennessee to a mother and father both of whom were members of old established families. He was the fourth of five children. His father was a newspaperman who worked for several of the major newspapers in Tennessee. His mother was a nurse, a teacher and stay-at-h wife. Mr. Wills holds a Bachelor’s degree and two masters degrees. He retired from the Air Force and from teaching High School and College. He is also the author of “Depression Daze” and “Basic Treats”. He resides in Lake Mary, Florida with his wife.