Joseph Franklin Malone was born on February 11, 1963 to the late Mr. Nathaniel Malone, Sr. and Mrs. Marie Burns Malone.
Joseph received Christ as his Lord and Saviour at an early age at the Haven United Methodist Church in Alexander City, Alabama. He was a praying man and would always say, “Thank You Jesus.” He loved the Lord. Joseph would always say, “God been good to me.” He was a loving person and would do whatever he could from his heart for anybody. Joseph is already missed. His entire family loved him.. He was a funny-happy person.
Joseph attended Laurel High School, later attended a trade school where he received a certificate of graduation from the Alabama State Department of Education, June 5, 1981. Joseph was a welder for Russell Pope Shop for many years. Joseph moved to Birmingham, Alabama for the last 25 years of his life. Joseph lived in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in his youthful life.
He was preceded in death by his father, Mr. Nathaniel Malone, Sr.; his mother, Mrs. Marie Burns Malone; 1 brother, Henry L. Malone and 2 sisters: Charlie Lee Williams and Marie A. Malone (Tina)
Joseph leaves to cherish his loving memories: 6 brothers: Nathaniel Malone Jr. (Juanita) of Florida; Oliver L. Malone Sr. of Daviston, Alabama; Robert W. Malone (Juanita) of Auburn, Alabama; John A. Malone of Alexander City, Alabama; Arthur Malone (Bessie) of Childersburg, Alabama and Michael A. Malone of Huntsville, Alabama. 2 sisters: Nicra C. Miller of Fort Myers, Florida and Marilyn Thomas of Birmingham, Alabama. A host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.