Ibn Kanaanaa and Ibn Zubyr performed Ghusl. His son Yahyaa and his student (calligrapher) Habeeb poured the water, and as Imam Malik had willed, he was shrouded in a white cloth. Ameere Madeenah Abdul Azeez Ibn Muhammad Ibn Ibraheem ed the Janazah prayer. Before his death, Imam Malik recited Tashah'hud (verification of the oneness of Allah) and then aid:

"With Allah is the command in the past and in the future". (Surah Ar Rum : Verse 004)

Imam Malik was buried in Jannatul Baqee' in Madinah Munawwarah.