RIP: Memphis Actor John Malloy
The Commercial Appeal
June 3, 2015
John Thomas Malloy, AWCM retired, 83, of Memphis, passed away Sunday, May 31, 2015. Mr. Malloy was a retired Master Chief with the U.S. Navy, serving 26 years. He was a member of the VFW, FRA, and past Commander of the American Legion in Walworth, WI. Mr. Malloy was accomplished in acting, theater, television, and film, performing in Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Norfolk, and Memphis. Mr. Malloy did national and international television commercials, including work in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was known nationally as Mr. Goodwrench. He was a member of SAG, AFTRA, and Equity as well as a member of the Guthrie Touring Company. Mr. Malloy is survived by his wife of 65 years, Faye Malloy; one son, Dusty L. Malloy (Debi); two grand-children, Joshua Malloy and Shawna Lockett, as well as two great-grandchildren, Brandon Malloy and Mayson Lockett. Visitation will be held Thursday, June 4, from 6-8 p.m. and the funeral service will be held Friday, June 5, at 10 a.m., all at Family Funeral Care, 4925 Summer Ave. Memphis. Interment with full military honors will follow in West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery.
MALLOY, John (John Thomas Malloy)
Born: 1933, U.S.A.
Died: 5/31/2015, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.A.
John Malloy’s western – actor:
Mr. Horn (TV) – 1979 (judge)