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Ellen Corby -- (1911-1999). Film & Television Actress. She played Grandma Esther Walton on TV Series, "The Waltons". She suffered a serious Stroke, but recovered and returned to "The Waltons", but she died from several years of declining health.

Waltons star Ralph Waite dies at 85

Actor Ralph Waite, best known for playing John Walton Sr - Papa Walton - in the long-running TV show The Waltons, has died at the age of 85. February 13, 2014.

Claude Akins (1926 - 1994)Played good ol' Sheriff Lobo on the TV series "The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo" and "B.J. and the Bear", he also appeared in movies such as "The Great Bank Robbery" and "The Devil's Brigade"

The Baldwin Sisters. Helen Kleeb and Mary Jackson shone as the two spinsters who brewed "the recipe" on The Waltons. RIP, ladies. You live forever.