Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma,his loving parents were Brenda Reed and Alma Lee Reed. Alvareze was the second child born into the family. He was given the nick name “Mal” when he was a toddler by his family. His parents moved to Tulsa Oklahoma when he was a young boy and joined membership with North Peoria Church of Christ.
Alvareze received his early education at E.C.D.C. Bunche, and attended Springdale Elememtary, Cleveland Middle School and Central High School.
As a young boy, his most treasured moments were spent with his Grandmother, whom he affectionately called “Big Momma”.
Alvareze was preceded in death by his grandmother Fannie M. Halley and his brother El Juan J. Halley.
Leaving behind to cherish his memory, his mother Brenda Davis, and step father Kenneth Davis; his father Alma Lee Reed; one son Alveraze Jr.; two sisters Keivon Pete; Atraha Faulk; three nieces Brittany Pete; Destiny Henderson; Lunden Warrior; Granmother Jean Jackson; Grandfather James W. Halley Sr,; his girl friend Daleisha Chapman, uncles and aunts Fannie M. Gibson-Giles; Dris A. Pete; Glinda Halley; Rubie & Tyrance Billingsley; James Halley Jr.; Willie D. Halley; Randy Hailey; Patricia Taylor; Verna Reed; Michael Chisom; Larry Brewer; Gary Chison, and a host of cousins and friends.