Karl Malone’s twin children: Meet Daryl Ford and Cheryl Ford

Daryl Ford

Who is Daryl Ford?

Karl Malone and his partner Bonita Ford had twin children, a son Daryl Ford, and a daughter Cheryl Ford. Daryl Ford is best known for being the son of former American National Basketball Association star Karl Anthony Malone. He’s known as “the Mailman” and is regarded as one of the best power forwards in NBA history.

Daryl Ford: Bio Summary

Full nameDaryl Ford
Date of birthJune 6, 1981
Age41 years old
Place of birthHomer, Louisiana, United States
Sex Male
ProfessionCelebrity son
Parent Karl Malone and Bonita Ford
Grandparents Shirley Malone, Shedrick Hay
Uncles  Dan Malone
Aunt Tiffany Turner
Siblings Cheryl Ford, Demetress Bell
Net worthUnknown


Daryl Ford was born on June 6, 1981, to his parents  Karl Malone and Bonita Ford in Homer, Louisiana, United States. He is 41 years old. Daryl has a twin sister called Cheryl Ford. Daryl becomes famous as the son of Karl Anthony Malone an American former professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association.


Daryl Ford is 41 years old.

How did his parent meet?

Karl Malone met his partner Bonita Ford when he was in college and impregnated her at her teenage age, at 13 years old. Bonita Ford was 13 years old when she got pregnant with Karl Malone. Karl Malone had his twin children, son Daryl Ford, and daughter Cheryl Ford with his partner Bonita Ford.

Daryl and Cheryl Malone were born to Bonita Ford and Karl Malone when he was 17 years old. It took the Utah Jazz icon more than ten years to warm up to the twins and establish a friendship with them.

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Daryl Ford played basketball in high school but chose to pursue another career after graduation.

His father, former NBA player Karl Malone, began his professional basketball career with the Utah Jazz in 1985 and spent most of his time with them. Before he left the game on March 23, 2006, he also played for the Lakers and the American team. He earned the nickname “the mailman” because, during his productive years as a basketball player, he always carried out his duties.

At Louisiana Tech University, Karl Malone worked as the basketball program’s director and an assistant strength and conditioning coach. He made a comeback to his first professional team, the Utah Jazz, in 2013 as their big-man coach.

Malone joined the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs basketball coaching staff in 2007 after leaving the NBA, and in 2010 he was elected into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame twice—for his career and as a member of the 1992 U.S. men’s Olympic basketball team.

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Daryl Ford has one twining sister and four half-siblings from her father’s relationships with other women( Twin sister Cheryl Ford,-Half- siblings-K.J. Malone, Kylee, Kalee, and Demestress Bell).

Cheryl Ford was a forward in professional basketball and a three-time WNBA champion.

His father had Demetress Bell with Gloria Bell, who is his half-brother. He was a former offensive tackle in American football who had previously played for the Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles, and Buffalo Bills.

His younger brother K.J. Malone is a former offensive lineman for the LSU Tiger football team. He is currently working as a United States Marshal.

His half-sister Kylee, who runs Smile Kyle Tooth Gem, which places expensive jewels on teeth, is also a successful businesswoman.

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Net worth

Daryl Ford‘s estimated net worth is unknown, however, her father, Karl Malone has an estimated net worth of $55 million.

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