MALONE, Arthur J., a native of Tampa went to rest to be with our Lord, last Friday, March 29, 2013. Art was legendary and innovative in his racing careers with Drag Racing, Indianapolis 500 (famous Novi car), as well as, breaking the world speed record in 1961 at Daytona. He was also well known for promoting two NHRA affiliated dragstrips in the area for many years. (Bradenton and Sunshine). He will be sorely missed by all. He is survived by his loving wife, Sandra Malone, daughters, Stephanie and Pam Malone, grandchildren, Michelle Pimm, Joshua Malone, Emily Bahr, and Stephen Pimm, many nieces and nephews, and let's not forget his canine side kick, Jewel! Services to be held at Garden Of Memories Chapel in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. There will be a Celebration of Art's life, at his home, following his service.
Published in TBO.com on Apr. 3, 2013