Published on November 15, 2023, 12:47 am
Extreme Weight Loss star Brandi Mallory tragically passed away at the age of 40. Mallory’s death was confirmed by the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office on November 9 in Stone Mountain, Ga. The cause of death has not been disclosed.
Brandi Mallory rose to fame during Season 4 of the popular ABC series, Extreme Weight Loss. Her journey on the show documented her efforts to shed weight, revealing that she once weighed 329 lbs. Mallory embraced dance as a form of exercise and even trained for a grueling half Ironman race that involved swimming, biking, and running for over 70 miles.
Despite her weight loss journey being an inspiration to many, Brandi Mallory’s impact extended beyond the television screen. She connected with fans through social media platforms like Instagram, sharing posts about fitness, food, beauty, and more.
In a heartfelt tribute posted on November 9, Kim Williams Maxile, another participant from Extreme Weight Loss Season 5, expressed her grief over Mallory’s passing. Maxile stated that watching Brandi’s season during their own boot camp served as motivation to continue their own weight loss journeys. She emphasized Mallory’s influence in promoting body positivity and expressed gratitude for having known her.
To commemorate her life and mourn her loss, Brandi Mallory was honored with a candlelight vigil on Sunday. According to her obituary, a funeral service will be held on November 19 in Lithonia, Ga.
Brandi Mallory’s untimely death serves as a reminder of the importance of valuing our health and well-being. Her dedication to transforming her life through weight loss made an impact on countless people. May she rest in peace knowing the positive influence she had on others.