David Nile Storm age 81 of Joplin, Missouri passed away on October 14, 2022 at Freeman West Hospital. He was born in Webb City, Missouri on October 17, 1940 to Nile Storm and Sybil Storm. David was a photographer, actor, school teacher, and loved to travel. He was a United States Navy Veteran and was stationed in California during the Vietnam War and was a sonar operator. David was a proud member of many organizations during his life, way too many to mention. He is survived by his son, Paul Storm and wife Carrie; a daughter, Carmen Gray and husband Brian; and three grandchildren, Marco Gray, Brenda Gray, and Justin Gray. David will be greatly missed by his family and friends. He will always be remembered as a great father, friend, and all-around good man. David’s wishes were to be cremated and the family will have a celebration of life service at a later date. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City. Visit www.simpsonfh.com for online condolences.