Alma Joyce Malone
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Alma Joyce Malone, 72, a native of Benton, passed away on Saturday night, Jan. 19, 2013, in a Decatur health care facility.

She was born on March 3, 1940, a daughter of the late Ted and Alice Massengale Blackwell.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Danny Blackwell; three sisters: Mary Sue Raby, Louis Blackwell Freeman and Dianne Lowe; and three brothers: Robert Blackwell, Everett Blackwell and Larry Blackwell.

She is survived by one son, David Baker; one granddaughter, Keisha Baker; three sisters: Helen Braswell of Florida, Retta Cate of Delano, and Ollie Lewis of Benton; sister-in-law, Geraldine Blackwell of Cleveland; and several nieces, nephews and other extended family members.

The will be no public visitation or service.

You are encouraged, however, to share a memory of Alma and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial Web page and guest book at

Companion Funeral & Cremation Service is honored to assist the Malone family with these arrangements.