Malott, Alex 1988-2020

Alex Malott, 32, of St. Joseph, passed away, Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020.

He was born on May 3, 1988, to Ace and Barbara (Greene) Malott in St. Joseph. Alex grew up in St. Joseph and graduated from Lafayette High School.

Alex was a member of the Carpenter's Union Local 110 in St. Joseph. He was a professional motocross racer and loved the sport. Alex got his first motorcycle when he was three and competed in his first race when he was 7. He traveled nationwide competing almost every weekend.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents; his aunt, Beth Best; and his beloved dog Chopper.

Alex is survived by: his parents, Ace and Barbara Malott; girlfriend, Katie Allen; sisters, Tiffany Shipps (Tim Babb), Amanda Malott (Austin Brown), and Trinity Malott (Amanda Gibson); brother, Andy Malott (Elora Gates); several nieces and nephews including Ethan, Dameon, Cayden, Bethany, Aryaunna, Zayne, and Charleigh; grandfather, Brad Hay; aunt, Alice (Joe) Otto; other relatives and many friends.

Alex has given the gift of life by being an organ donor.

Funeral Service: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16 at New Life Church in Blair, Kansas, with visitation from 4 to 7 p.m. prior to the service.

Donations may be made in his memory. Checks payable to Ace Malott.

Arrangements, Hixson-Klein Funeral Home, Gower, Missouri. As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.