Obituary: Leslie Diane Malone


Funeral services for Leslie Diane Malone, 53, of Bremen, Alabama will be 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2023 at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation for the public will be from 5 p.m. on 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. The burial will take place at 10 a.m. on Wednesday Nov. 29, 2023 at Cold Springs Cemetery in Bremen. Reverend Randall Waldrep and Reverend Ernest McKinnon will be officiating the services.

Ms. Malone was born on Oct. 5, 1970 to the late Dwight and Beverly (Black) Phillips in Walker County, Alabama. She passed away on Nov. 25, 2023 at Cullman Regional Medical Center in Cullman, Alabama.

Survivors include her two daughters, Kendyl Malone and Raegan Malone; grandson, Ryland Spicer; sisters, Keri Keller, Kim Maddox, and Jamie Phillips; niece, Madison (Jordan) McSwain; nephew, Grayson, (Linzi) Phillips; great niece and nephew, Isla McSwain and Decker McSwain; special sister, Arlinda (Ernest) McKinnon; and best friend, Mark Ivey.

In addition to her parents, Ms. Malone was preceded in death by her grandparents, Laverne and Irene Black and Talmadge and Lessie-Mae Phillips.