Stephen Michael Malone, 36, of Franklin County, passed away Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at the Margaret Z Dozier Hospice House in Tallahassee.

Mr. Malone was a lifelong resident of Apalachicola and Eastpoint.

He is survived by his wife, Alyse Whitted and children Morgan, Stephen Jr., Cloey, Harmony, Jesse, Madalynn, Asher and Felix; his mother Jeanette Bellew Malone; sister Elizabeth Malone Devlin-Hall; three nephews, five nieces, two grandmothers and a number of aunts, uncles and cousins.

Stephen is preceded in death by his father, Robert Michael Malone, and a son Bryant Alexander “Bam” Malone.

Stephen worked as an air-conditioning technician and for St. Joe Pool Company. He will always be loved and greatly missed.

A celebration of his life was held on Sunday, Sept. 2. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Forbes Funeral and Cremation Services, Crawfordville.