David Randall Carson, 59, of Vidor died Sunday, Aug. 21, at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont.

A native of Tulsa, OK, he was a longtime resident of Vidor. Dave spent most of his life as a machinist. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was an all around outdoorsman.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Tuesday, Aug. 23, at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor, with burial to follow at Restlawn Memorial Park in Vidor. Visitation will begin at 12:00 pm, Tuesday, Aug. 23, at Memorial Funeral Home.

Dave is survived by his wife of 35 years, Beckie Carson of VIdor; daughter, Tanisha Pittman and her husband Donovan of Bacliff, step-mother Margaret Carson of Conroe and one niece.