Obituary of James Garner

James Garner

James Scott Garner (born April 7th, 1928 in Norman, Oklahoma) was an American TV and Film Actor who was best known for his iconic roles in several early American Western films, "Bret Maverick" in the TV series, "Maverick" and obscure detective "Jim Rockford" in the 1970s American TV series "The Rockford Files". He also starred in or appeared in many outstanding films throughout his long career. James died on July 19th, 2014 due to a heart attack caused by coronary artery disease. Mr. Garner was 86 years old when he died at his home in California.

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James Garner Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Garner, James Scott
    • Common Name: James Garner
    • Birth Name: James Scott Bumgarner
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him/his
    • Birthplace: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.
    • Birth Date: April 07, 1928
    • Age: 86 (at death)
    • Also Known As: James Scott Baumgarner
    • Category/Genre: Film Actor

    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Insider Secrets @
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Lois Clarke (married 1956-1014, his death)
    • Father: Weldon Warren Bumgarner
    • Mother: Mildred Scott Meek
    • Brothers:
      • Jack Garner (1926-2011)
      • Charles W. Bumgarner (?-1984)
    • Daughters:
      • Kimberly Garner (step daughter born)
      • Greta "Gigi" Garner (born 1988)

Death Notice:

  • Date: July 19, 2014
  • Place: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Unknown

Category Tags:

Film Actor American Born on April 7th Born in 1928 Born in OklahomaDied in 2014Died from Unknown

Quotable Quotes:

"You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. "

"I used to bowl when I was an alcoholic."

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