BRUCE – Travis Dale Malone, 73, died on Friday, March 14, 2014, at his residence. He was born on Dec. 18, 1940, in Calhoun County to Renzie Poynor Malone and Sarah Crocker Malone, who preceded him in death. He was a retired business owner of Calhoun County Oil and Slate Springs Glove. He served in the Mississippi National Guard during the Berlin Crisis and received an honorable discharge with the rank of sergeant. He was a member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, PKC Association, Paso Fino Association, Mason with the Antioch Lodge, Nettleton Fox Hunting Association and Woodmen of the World.
He is survived by his wife, Ann Bowles Malone of Bruce; one daughter, Traci Malone Lee and husband, Chad, of Bruce; one brother, Larry Wade Malone and wife, Linda, of Coldwater; and one granddaughter, Codi Elizabeth Lee of Bruce.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, March 17, at Parker Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Wayne Cobb officiating. Interment will be in Bruce Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Parker Memorial Funeral Home in Bruce.
Pallbearers will be David Bramlitt, Paul Harrison, Shurden Owen, Zack Parker, Butch Ruth, Noel Snellings, Earl Swanson, Jim Taylor and Cody Weeks.
Honorary pallbearers will be Frank Adcock, Walter Armstrong, Jerry Fred Aron, Dab Conner, Gordon Cook, Buster Edwards, Jerry Inman, Gerald McGregor, Mike McMahan, L.W. Morris, George Norman and Buddy Stewart.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.parkermemorialfuneralhomes.com.