Obituary of Minnie Pearl

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Minnie Pearl

Minnie Pearl (born October 25, 1912 in Centerville, Tennessee) was a comedian and TV actress who was best known for her work and on the American country music TV show, “Hee Haw.” She also appeared on Grand Ole Opry from 1940 till 1991. Minnie died on March 4, 1996 and her death was because of complications from a stroke. She died at age 83.

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Minnie Pearl Biography Wiki:

    • Is She Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Pearl, Minnie
    • Common Name: Minnie Pearl
    • Gender: Female
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: she/her
    • Birthplace: Centerville, Tennessee, United States
    • Birth Date: October 25, 1912
    • Age: 83 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Sarah Ophelia Colley Cannon, Sarah Cannon
    • Occupations:
    • Active Years: 1939-1991
    • Net Worth: $5 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Kraft Mac & Cheese
    • Favorite Color: Blue (See all her faves at Hot-Forum)

    Minnie's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Sarah Ophelia Colley
    • Father: Thomas K. Colley (1857-1937)
    • Mother: Fannie Tate Colley (1874-1963)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Henry R. Cannon (married 1947-1996, her death)

Death Notice:

  • Date: March 04 1996 at age 83
  • Place: Nashville, Tennessee, United States
  • Cause of Death: Stroke (related complications)
  • Interment: Buried at Mount Hope Cemetery in Franklin, Tennessee

Category Tags:

ComedianTV Actress American Born on October 25th Born in 1912 Born in Tennessee Died in 1996 Died at age 83 Died from Stroke

Minnie's Notable Roles:

  • Grand Ole Opry
  • Hee Haw

Quotable Quotes:

"Minnie Pearl was a beloved country comedian who brought joy and laughter to countless audiences throughout her life. Her legacy and impact continue to brighten the world even after her passing. (V)"

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Minnie Pearl on Wikipedia.org
Minnie Pearl at IMDB

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Celebrity Obit Rating: 4 Stars
Wiki Page Updated: 2024-03-25 16:43:07
Author: Stan
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