George Lindsey, who spent nearly 30 years as the grinning Goober on "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Hee Haw," has died. He was 83.
83 year-old Lindsey played the classic character — cousin of Gomer Pyle — on The Andy Griffith Show, Hee Haw, and Mayberry R.F.D. for nearly 30 years. [AP via The Daily Beast] ... More »
George Lindsey, who played the memorable character of Goober Pyle on The Andy Griffith Show, died early yesterday morning at the age of 83. Lindsey, who later was a regular on the long-running country music comedy show Hee Haw, pass...