Lawrence Curren Malone Jr., also known as "L.C., the Pilot," 76, of Russellville, departed this life on Saturday, April 26, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.
He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Betty Gayle Smith Malone; sons, Larry Malone (Kathy) and Brent Malone (Kristie); grandchildren, Kristin Malone, Keslie Hamm (Cory), Lesley Malone, Ryan Malone, Lauren Malone and Amanda Crowder; eight great-grandchildren; two sisters, Barbara King (Norman) and Elaine Fuller; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence Sr. and Agnes Shephard Malone, nephews, Michael Fuller and Wayne Smith, nieces, Faye Hodges and Sue Sheppard, brother-in-law, Carl Lee Fuller.
The family would like to give a special thank you to Tina Raper and also Hospice of North Alabama (Keesha, Machelle and Amy).
The family will receive friends at Pinkard Funeral Home, Russellville, on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m., with a memorial service following. Officiating will be Troy Oliver. A private burial will be in Franklin Memory Gardens.
Condolences may be left at pinkardfh.com.