David Milstead, better known to radio listeners throughout Middle Tennessee as David Tower, died overnight Friday, July 28, 2018 at his home. Milstead was a recent inductee into the Tennessee Radio Hall of Fame. Milstead was hired by WMAK-AM back in 1970 as a “news reader.” Within a year, he was news director. Other Nashville stops included WYHY-FM (Y-107) and WLAC.
A celebration of life will take place on Thursday, August 9th from 6:00pm until 7:30pm, with a brief service beginning at 7:00pm at 2349 Brittany Drive in East Nashville (37206).