2020 NacFilmFest - David Stallings

David Stallings


David Stallings is a 1965 graduate of Nacogdoches High School where he was a member of the Nacogdoches Dragons Football Team. He was also a Golden Gloves Boxer and won the East Texas Heavyweight Championship in 1965. Not only that, David was voted "Friendliest" in his class and is active in organizing annual reunions for his NHS classmates.

He attended Stephen F. Austin State University, is a U.S. Navy Veteran and a member of American Legion Post 86 in Nacogdoches.

His career in the entertainment business has spanned more than 50-years and included; Concert, record and television production. He has worked with Ray Price, The Oak Ridge Boys, Mel Tillis, Percy Sledge, Justin Wilson, John Conlee, Wayne Newton, The Platters, Bob Wills' Texas Playboys, The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Hank Williams' Drifting Cowboys Band, Ernest Tubb, Moe Bandy, Joe Stampley, Billy Bob Thornton and many more.

He also performed comedy concerts and recorded 14 albums using the stage name 'Willie P. Richardson,' selling more than 1.25 million copies from 1995 to 2015.

His favorite hobbies include fishing, cooking, travel and enjoying the company of hundreds friends and his family members.