DEAD: ON THIS DATE
Ken Berry (aged 85)
American actor, dancer and singer (Mama’s Family, The Andy Griffith Show, F Troop)
Kenneth Ronald Berry (November 3, 1933 – December 1, 2018) was an American actor, dancer and singer. Berry starred on the television series F Troop, The Andy Griffith Show, Mayberry R.F.D. and Mama’s Family. He also appeared on Broadway in The Billy Barnes Revue, has headlined as George M. Cohan in the musical George M! and provided comic relief for the medical drama Dr. Kildare, with Richard Chamberlain in the 1960s.
DEATH: Berry died of heart complications in Burbank, California on December 1, 2018 at the age of 85.