Obituary of Andy Griffith

Andy Griffith

Andy Samuel Griffith (born June 1st, 1926 in Mount Airy, North Carolina) was an TV Actor who was best known for staring on the American TV series "The Andy Griffith Show" from 1960-1968. Andy died on July 3rd, 2012 because of a heart attack. He passed away at 86 years old.

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Andy Griffith Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Griffith, Andy Samuel
    • Common Name: Andy Griffith
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him/his
    • Birthplace: Mount Airy, North Carolina, U.S.
    • Birth Date: June 01, 1926
    • Age: 86 (at death)
    • Category/Genre: TV Actor

    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Insider Secrets @ Hot-Forum.com
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Cindi Knight (married 2 April 1983-2012, his death)
      • Solica Cassuto (married 11 June 1975-divorced 1981)
      • Barbara Griffith (26 August 1949-divorced 1972)
    • Father: Carl Lee Griffith
    • Mother: Geneva Griffith (née Nunn)
    • Sons:
      • Andy Samuel "Sam" Griffith, Jr. (born 1957
    • Daughters:
      • Dixie Nann Griffith

Death Notice:

  • Date: July 03, 2012
  • Place: Manteo, North Carolina, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Heart attack
  • Interment: Buried in Roanoke Island, North Carolina, U.S.

Category Tags:

TV Actor American Born on June 1st Born in 1926 Born in North CarolinaDied in 2012Died from Heart attack

Quotable Quotes:

"Yeah, but I shoot with this hand."

"Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way."

"We are not just Art for Michelangelo to carve, he can't rewrite the agro of my furied heart."

"Those who wish to sing, always find a song."

"I never saw a dog that wasn't obsessed with food."

Is Andy Samuel Griffith still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has passed away.

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IMDB.com: Andy Griffith

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