Russell Alme

BALFOUR Russell Alme, 69, Ackworth, Ga., formerly of Drake, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, in an Atlanta hospital.

He was born Oct. 28, 1943, to Joseph and Betsey Alme. He served in the Air Force for four years. He was once married to Judith Schuh, whom he married July 8, 1967.

Survivors: companion, Jody Peace, and her children, Randi Johnson and Alexis Noble; daughters, Karyn Alme and Susan Hedrick, both of Atlanta; five grandchildren; brothers, Dennis, St. Paul, Minn., Norman, Milnor, Thomas, Balfour, and Joseph, Minot.

Graveside memorial service: Sept. 21, 10 a.m., Balfour Cemetery, Balfour.

A memorial service was also held Sept. 8 in Marietta, Ga.