In Memoriam: Dean Emeritus J. Ralph Beaird
Georgia Law regrets to announce the passing of Dean Emeritus J. Ralph Beaird, who served as dean of the law school for a total of 13 years and officially served on the faculty for more than 20 years, although he taught at the law school for approximately four decades. Beaird passed away on August 14. This revered leader, scholar, teacher and mentor will be missed. The memorial service will be August 18 at 12:30 p.m. at Athens First United Methodist Church. The arrangements are being handled by Bernstein Funeral Home. Share a fond memory or condolence with others in the law school community
The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, those wishing to honor Dean Beaird's memory to do so with a gift to the law school's Jeanne and Ralph Beaird Law Library Fund or to the Athens First United Methodist Church.
Office of Communications and Public Relations, "In Memoriam: Dean Emeritus J. Ralph Beaird" (2014). Press Releases. 880.