David Martin Handley was born in Louisville, Kentucky on March 10, 1967. He passed in his sleep May 12, 2021 in the comfort of his own home. He was a successful lighting designer for a production company at the time of his passing. He is preceded in death by his father, William “Marty” Handley. David is survived by his mother, Judy Handley, his wife, Chandra, his daughter, Tarah (Dvaughnte Davis) Handley, his beloved granddaughter, Kimi Davis, his siblings; Michael Handley, John Handley, and Paige (Trevor) Warren. He is also survived by many of his loving family members including his aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins. David loved watching the Dallas Cowboys, the Louisville Cardinals and Nascar. He enjoyed barbequing with his family in the backyard. He will be greatly missed.
A private family gathering will be held on Thursday, May 19,2021 to celebrate his life.