Bobbie Jean Malone, 84 passed away peacefully at his residence on February 6, 2020. He was born on November 28, 1935, to Ottie Boyd and Rueben Guy Malone. After graduating from Hamilton High School in 1954, he served our country in the United States Navy for 4 years then returned to Hamilton where he began his career at Kerr McGee Chemical, retiring after 37 years of service. He was a member of the United Methodist Church in Hamilton.
He is survived by his wife of 27 years Diana Fitzpatrick Malone; sister Margaret Smithson; one son Bobby Barrett Malone; Three Step-children: Rob (Carrie) Odom of Hamilton, MS, David (Erica) Odom of Nashville, TN and Deana (Jeremy) Honeycutt of Caledonia, MS. Nine Grandchildren Elle (Will) Mansel of Corinth, MS; Cody (Marissa) Malone of New Albany; MacKenzie Malone of Corinth, MS; Dustin (Jacalyn) Odom of Hamilton, MS; Anna Thomas of Columbus, MS; Drew Odom of Columbus, MS; Josh Odom of Nashville, TN; Westlee Honeycutt and Marlie Kate Honeycutt of Caledonia, MS. Six great grandchildren-with one on the way and a special niece Jean Robinson of Hamilton, MS, and daughter in law Stacie Anderson Malone of Corinth, MS. He was preceded in death by his parents and two infant grandchildren Gage Andrew Malone and Elizabeth Rose Malone.
Pallbearers will be Cody Malone, Will Mansel, Dustin Odom, Drew Odom, Westlee Honeycutt, and Kyle Thompson.