CONWAY, S.C. — Kelly L. Malone, 53, Conway, South Carolina, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, April 4, 2012.
He was a Carter County native. Kelly was a 1976-77 graduate of Hampton High School, where he was a member of the Bulldog Basketball team. He had lived in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina area for 30 years. He was founder and pastor of Agape Church in Myrtle Beach.
He was preceded in death by his father, A.C. “Bud” Malone, October 11, 2010; his grandparents: A.C. Malone Sr. and Molly Williams Malone, Ed & Maxie Cornett Stout, all of Hampton; his father-in-law: John Davis; along with several aunts & uncles.
Survivors include his wife: Tina Malone, His son: Ben, his daughters: Jessica & Sarah and his grandson, Walker (his pride and joy), all of Myrtle Beach; His Mother: Linda Dale Stout Malone, Myrtle Beach; Two Brothers: Anthony “Tut” Malone, of Myrtle Beach, and Keith Malone, of Rockwall, Texas; his mother-in-law: Nancy Davis; and brother-in-law: Jason Davis; several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 7, 2012, in the Goldfinch Funeral Home, Beach Chapel, 11528 Highway 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet, South Carolina.
Interment will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery, Conway, South Carolina.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday in the Goldfinch Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be e-mailed to www.goldfinchfuneralhome.com.
Courtesy of Memorial Funeral Chapel, Elizabethton.