CATAWBA -- Mr. Bobby Jerold Malone, 71, of 709 Preston Brooks Drive, died Friday, March 21, 2008, at Hospice House in Rock Hill.
Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Monday, March 31, 2008, at Whitesell Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gary Adkins officiating.
Mr. Malone was born in Cordell, Okla., and was a son of the late Robert Frank Malone and the late Mineola Cain Malone. He was retired from Boggs Paving. He loved to work with wood and was known for his baking, especially his bread. He enjoyed archery and he also raised goats. He attended Harvest Ministries of Rock Hill.
Surviving are his wife, Glenda May Robins Malone; two sons, Wes Malone and his wife, Jill, of Monroe, N.C., and Chad Malone and his wife, Branda, of Sharon; three brothers, Charlie Malone of Tucson, Ariz., Bill Malone of Sanger, Calif., and Jamie Malone of Hemlet, Calif.; one sister, Jenny Hinson of Sunnyside, Wash.; six grandchildren, Justin, Colby, Talon, Grayson, Emma and Korbin. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Jesse Malone and Glen Malone and three sisters, Sammie Breashears, Bessie Schmidt and Betty Story.
The family will receive friends 2 p.m. Monday at Whitesell Funeral Home.