Sandra Jane Malone, 65, Lebanon, died April 6.
Malone was a member of Laguardo Baptist Church where she served as a teacher and on many committees. She was a teacher for 30 years at Cole Elementary School having taught approximately a thousand second and third grade children over her career. Malone was an animal lover and a huge UT fan. She was a season ticket holder since 1984, missing only three home games in 23 years. Mrs. Malone was the daughter of the late, Will Davis and Martha Duff Adkerson. She was also preceded in death by her aunt, Mary Duff; great-nephew, Andrew Chase Dismukes and father-in-law, William T. Malone.
She is survived by: husband of 40 years, Troy Malone; sister, Susan (Bo) Dismukes; nephews, Matt Dismukes and Bart (Melissa) Dismukes; mother-in-law, Veda Malone; sister-in-law, Lynn Cox; brothers-in-law, Howard (Melanie) Malone and James (Kitty) Malone
Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 9 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Rev. Mark Thompson and Rev. Kevin Butler officiating. Interment will follow at Spring Hill Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Bo Dismukes, Matt Dismukes, Bart Dismukes, Howard Malone, James Malone and Conway Stockton. Honorary pallbearers will be staff and faculty of Cole Elementary School from 1970-2000.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Laguardo Baptist Church or the Humane Shelter of your choice.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Tuesday and one hour prior to service time Wednesday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.