George Lindsey, best known for playing Goober Pyle on The Andy Griffith Show, has died. He was 83 years old. Lindsey died Sunday in Nashville after an extended hospitalization, The Tennessean reports. An Alabama native, Lindsey went to college to become a teacher, but joined the United States Air Force in the '50s. Show More Summary
George Lindsey, the Alabama native who played Goober on The Andy Griffith Show, Mayberry RFD and Hee Haw, died early this morning in Nashville after a brief illness. He was 83. Goober was the cousin of the character Gomer Pyle played by Jim Nabors. Show More Summary
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 »
Nashville, TN. — George Lindsey, who for more than 30 years played the iconic Goober Pyle on the”The Andy Griffith Show” and “Hee Haw,” has died after a brief illness at 83 Fox News is reporting. Lindsey was the beanie-wearing Goober on “The Andy Griffith Show” from 1964 to 1968 and its successor, “Mayberry RFD,” [...]Show More Summary
Updated 11:15 a.m. PT: NASHVILLE, Tenn. — George Lindsey, who spent nearly 30 years as the grinning Goober on "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Hee Haw," has died. He was 83. A press release from Marshall-Donnelly-Combs Funeral Home in Nashville said Lindsay died early Sunday …
After suffering from an extended illness, George Lindsey died at the age of 83. The actor is best known for his work on classic TV shows including “The Andy Griffith Show," "Gunsmoke" and "Hee Haw,” where he played his famed role ofShow More Summary
George Lindsey, who spent almost 30 years appearing in TV classics like "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Gunsmoke," has died at age 83, WSFA reports. The small-town Alabama boy kept America laughing from 1964 to 1971 with his jovial Goober character on "Andy Griffith" and its follow-up, "Mayberry RFD," then...
George Lindsey, who played Goober Pyle on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' died early this morning.
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George Lindsey, who spent nearly 30 years as the grinning Goober on "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Hee Haw," has died. He was 83.
Actor and comedian George "Goober" Lindsey, who starred on "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Hee Haw," died early Sunday morning after an extended illness, sources tell Channel 4 News. He was 76 years old. Lindsey was born in 1935 in Fairfield, Ala, and grew up in the small town of …
George Lindsey -- who appeared on such classic TV shows as "The Andy Griffith Show," "Gunsmoke" and "Hee Haw" -- died Sunday morning after an extended illness. He was 76.Lindsey -- who grew up in Jasper, Alabama -- will be buried there, reports WSFA…
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If you’ve seen an episode of The Andy Griffith Show, you remember the four key characters: Sheriff Andy Taylor, his son Opie, his aunt Bee, and Deputy Barney Fife. But beyond those stars, which character appeared on the most episodes of the show? Otis the drunk? Floyd the barber? Howard Sprague? Almost every classic sitcom [...]
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