DEAD: Evelyn Keyes

DEAD: ON THIS DATE

Evelyn Keyes (aged 91)
American film actress

Evelyn Louise Keyes (November 20, 1916 – July 4, 2008) was an American film actress. She is best known for her role as Suellen O’Hara in the 1939 film Gone with the Wind.

DEATH: Keyes died on July 4, 2008, from uterine cancer at the Pepper Estates in Montecito, California. She was later cremated with her ashes being divided among her relatives with the remaining half sent to Lamar University in Port Arthur, Texas and the last of the cremains being buried with her relatives in the family plot at The Waco Baptist Church Cemetery, Waco, Georgia, with a small tombstone with the epitaph, Gone With The Wind, where her ashes were buried in October 2008.

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