David Jerome Madison entered this world on December 21, 1964. Born in Lexington, Kentucky to the late Matthew Madison, Sr. and the late Earlene Thornton Madison-Davis. As he grew, he was always kind and thoughtful to others. He always had a smile on his face and a love for life that exceeded many expectations. He spent his early school years in Lexington, KY and later his family moved to Nashville, Tennessee. There David attended and graduated from Maplewood High School. He later studied at Memphis State University. As a teenager, David attended the Hillcrest Seventh-day Adventist Church, in Nashville, TN. There he was a baptized member and participated in many church activities.
David loved family and friends. He always made time for his family and actively participated in family gatherings and events. His visits took him to many cities around the country from New York to California. David lived for a period in Baltimore, Maryland before moving to West Bend, Indiana. While living in Indiana, David worked for Maron Products, Inc., a company that does metal stamping for cars.
David leaves to mourn his passing his stepmother Carolyn Madison (the late Matthew Madison, Sr.); his son Desmond Rhodes of Murfreesboro, TN.; two brothers, Mark (Maria) Madison of Willington, NC.; Matthew (Janetta) Madison of Atlanta, GA.; and three sisters Juanita (Rick) Cromwell, Vickie (Mark) Carter, and Tracy (William) Martin of Lexington KY. He leaves behind aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends who will mourn his passing.