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Malcom L Favors

March 20, 1953 ~ October 20, 2020 (age 67)


Malcom La Frank Favors of Rock Hill, South Carolina.  Formerly of Charlotte, North Carolina, Long Island, New York and Chattanooga, Tennessee.  Born on March 20, 1953, lost his life to fatal injuries in an accident on October 20, 2020.

Malcom received his elementary school education in Chattanooga,TN.  Graduating from High School in Central Islip, New York and studying at Fisk University, Nashville, Tennessee.  Malcom is a twenty-three year Retired  Veteran, serving as a Tech Sergeant in the U. S. Air Force.  He recently retired after thirty-seven years with American Airlines, which was previously Piedmont Airlines then U. S. Airways.

At an early age, Malcom accepted Christ and was Baptized in Rock Island M B Church Chattanooga, TN.  He always found a church family wherever he lived and his present membership is Fort Mill Church of God in Fort Mill, South Carolina.  

Malcom loved classic cars, dancing and singing to music of all kinds.  He enjoyed people and created relationships by being a jokester, storyteller and motivator. He was truly a man of god and inspired others by simply being his most authentic self.

Preceded in death by:   his father, Franklin D. Pullom;  step-father, Richard Jesse Hickey.  GrandParents, James B. Favors and Katherine S. Favors. Uncle, James Smith Favors. 

Malcom, a committed husband and father  of 44 years, is survived by his wife,  Sharie D. Favors of Rock Hill, SC; children:  Tye Coe of Los Angeles, CA.,   MaShanda  Faust (J. P.) of Houston TX.,  Micah Favors of Louisiana.   Mother, Mildred Lynnette Harvey.   Sisters: Terry Hickey and Marva Van Dunk all  of Chattanooga TN. and Glenda Hickey Rouse of Knoxville, TN.  Aunt,  Minister Nancy Fitzpatrick of  Chattanooga, TN.   GrandChildren:  JaShe’ Favors,  J’Pierre Faust, Royal Huskey, Aaron Faust, Majesty Favors, Micah Favors Jr, and Messiah-Eli Favors:  great-granddaughter Journey Favors and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. 


Additional Services 

John P. Franklin Funeral Home
1101 Dodds Ave 
Chattanooga TN 37404
Lay and State Sunday 
11/1/20 @2-6pm

Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Ave
Chattanooga TN 37404
Burial 11/2/20 @11am

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October 27, 2020

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Bass Cauthen Funeral Home
700 Heckle Blvd
Rock Hill, SC 29730

Memorial Service
October 29, 2020

3:30 PM
Fort Mill Church of God
221 Academy Street
Fort Mill, SC 29715

Video is available for this event

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