Services for Mildred Malone age 101, of Newport News, VA. and formerly of Palestine Will be held Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. at Bailey & Foster Chapel with Daniel Smith and Debra Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Chambers Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster.
Mrs. Malone passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2016 in Newport News, VA. Mrs. Malone was born September 24, 1915 in Palestine to Joseph Davis and Elmyra Denson Davis. She was employed for many years as a dental assistant, but is mostly remembered for her beautiful paintings. She had a passion for capturing on canvas the beauty of God's creation.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Jack Q. Malone, her daughter, Betty Jo Nordstorm, and grandsons, Donald Lively, and Timothy Porter. She is survived by her son Raymond Lively and daughter-in-law Rose of Elkhart, TX., daughter Thelma Griffin and son-in-law Cliff Griffin of Flint, TX., and daughter Shirley Porter and son-in-law Tom Porter of Suffolk, VA. She also leaves behind twelve grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and many great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Visitation will be held at 1:30 P.M. prior to service.
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Published on December 27, 2016