Eddie Lee "Bud" Malone

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Eddie Lee "Bud" Malone, born Sept. 7, 1921 passed away Oct. 14, 2009, at the age of 88, at SMC Regional Hospital in Osceola. Bud was a retired farmer from Lee Wilson & Company.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Maggie Malone; three sons, Larry Malone (Brenda) and Jerry Malone (Linda) of Dyess, and Eddie Malone (Gina) of Manila; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Nadine French of McGhee and Lucille McDonald of Fisher; two brothers, Clyde Malone of Fisher and Herbert Malone of Annieville; and a host of friends.

He was preceded in death by two daughters, Reba Malone and Betty Malone.

Visitation was from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, at Roller-Swift Funeral Home. Funeral services were 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, at Roller-Swift Chapel with Brother Clifford Britt officiating. Burial was in Rivercrest Gardens in Marie.

Online guestbook is www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.