Nation Stars Percentage Heartbreaking Tributes To Overdue Comic Leslie Jordan

The rustic track neighborhood is mourning following the heartbreaking information of liked actor and comic Leslie Jordan’s dying on Monday (October 24).

Jordan died following a automotive crash in Hollywood on Monday morning. He was once 67. He looked as if it would have crashed his automotive right into a development after struggling a scientific harm, cops showed to TMZ. Jordan’s agent, David Shaul, showed in a observation to PEOPLE:

“The arena is undoubtedly a miles darker position as of late with out the affection and light-weight of Leslie Jordan. Now not handiest was once he a mega ability and pleasure to paintings with, however he equipped an emotional sanctuary to the country at certainly one of its maximum tricky instances. What he lacked in top he made up for in generosity and greatness as a son, brother, artist, comic, spouse and human being. Realizing that he has left the sector on the top of each his skilled and private existence is the one solace one may have as of late.”

“The affection and light-weight that Leslie shared won’t ever cross out and we invite you to percentage your reminiscences and luxury every different throughout this time,” a observation on Jordan’s Instagram learn on Monday afternoon. “Within the coming days we will be able to be giving a glimpse of a mission Leslie was once truly happy with and was once taking a look ahead to sharing with the sector.”

The rustic track neighborhood took phase in an outpouring of tributes in Jordan’s reminiscence, together with a number of on their Instagram tales and in posts on social media. Woman A’s Hillary Scott remembered, partially: “We had lunch when we chatted over FaceTime and it was once a JOY to spend the ones few hours with him. For those who adopted Leslie on Instagram over the pandemic that there’s arguably no person who was once a brighter extra comedic gentle in such an unsteady and horrifying time. To not point out his unbelievable ability that he lended to movie and television for such a lot of years. Goodness gracious I’m unhappy. Lord be close to his friends and family and provides them convenience.”

“I’ve in truth by no means recognized such love and kindness,” Cassadee Pope wrote. “I’ll omit this fella and his tales greater than phrases can specific. My middle is going out to his circle of relatives and family members. Leisure simple, Leslie 💔”

Lauren Alaina wrote in a heartfelt notice on her Instagram tale: “I think venerated to have recognized you. You might be this sort of gentle the sector may by no means put out. You can be at the different facet, however your wit and love will live to tell the tale right here ceaselessly. Leisure simple, candy pal.”

The Grand Ole Opry shared throwback footage from Jordan’s Opry debut closing yr. “Each time Leslie stepped on our degree, he introduced pleasure with him,” reads a tribute at the Opry’s Instagram. “We will be able to omit our pal Leslie ❤️”

Dolly Parton shared a heartbreaking observation: “Smartly I’m as Hurd and stunned as though I’ve misplaced a circle of relatives member. Leslie and I had a different bond, I believe the sector felt that they had a different bond with him. I do know other folks at all times say ‘Oh, they’re going to be overlooked’ however on this case that would no longer be truer. He’ll be overlooked via everybody who knew him in my opinion and via everybody who was once entertained via him. Leisure in peace lil’ brother.”

Jimmie Allen, Chapel Hart and others shared heartfelt tributes to Jordan on Monday. See a few of them right here:

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