Malcom's Story

Text size

Malcom O. Bishop, 89, went to heaven on Monday, November 13, 2017. He was preceded in death by his wife, Reba Rose Tipton Bishop.

Malcom was born on December 3, 1927 in Stanford, KY, and was the son of the late Francis Marion and Rosa Lee Coy Bishop. He was retired from the food service department of Eastern Kentucky University and was a member of the Lancaster Road Church of God. Malcom enjoyed visiting and singing at local nursing homes. He also enjoyed UK sports.

Survivors include: one son, Mike (Shannon) Bishop, of Paint Lick, Mikes mother, Serena Hazlett Mullikin, of Richmond; one step-son, Ernie Lee Adams (Charlotte), of Richmond; two step-daughters, Donna Tipton Gordon (Glenn), of Lexington, and Rita Kaye Adams, of Hardeeville, SC; seven grandchildren, Serena Renae Stanger, Rachel Diane Bishop, Valerie Leeanne Adams Short, Jennifer Adams Bowman, Shane Lovely, Allison Gordon Davis, and Curtis Gordon; and six great-grandchildren.

In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by one brother, Frank Bishop, and three sisters, Martha Bailey, Elizabeth Terry, and Ruth Morgan.

Funeral services for Malcom Bishop will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 17, 2017 at the Lancaster Road Church of God with Bro. Butch Payne officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00 6:00 p.m. Friday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to Hospice Care Plus, 208 Kidd Drive, Berea, KY 40403.

Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Published on November 13, 2017
Send flowers
in memory of Malcom
See more

Obituary published in