A native of Elizabethton, TN she was the daughter of the late William Oates and Mary Elizabeth Moore Oates. Betty had worked at N.A.R.C. and T.P. I. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church but attended Pleasant Beach Baptist Church. Betty loved to shop and was always ready to go. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and also enjoyed looking at lighthouses.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Earl D. Malone. Those left to cherish her memory include a daughter, Michelle Gillis, Gray, TN; a son, Mark Malone, Johnson City, TN; three grandchildren, Caiden Gillis, Callie Gillis and Brandi Woods; a great-granddaughter, Presley Woods and a special friend, Tammy Etherton.
A graveside service to honor the life of Betty A. Malone will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, March 11, 2020 in Happy Valley Memorial Park. Those attending the graveside service are asked to meet at the cemetery at 1:50 P.M. on Wednesday. Friends may call at the residence of her daughter at any time.
The family would like to express a special thank you to Sharon Culler, her special caregiver; her special nurse, Kelli Culler; Amedysis Home Health Care and Hillview Health Center for their loving care given to Mrs. Malone. Online condolences may be sent to the family and viewed by visiting our website at www.hathawaypercy.com. Hathaway-Percy Funeral and Cremation Services is honored to serve the Malone family. Office: (423) 543-5544