Summary: television and stage actress and novelist who was perhaps best known for her recurring role as Ms. Hawkins in the TV drama Matlock as well as guest appearances on several other TV shows including The Monkees, Bonanza, Born Free and Cagney & Lacy, who founded the Actors and Writers Lab in Manhattan and penned the 1994 fiction novel Grief in a Sunny Climate.
Cause of Death: Cancer
Born: February 23, 1935
Died: February 23, 2006
Location: Palm Springs, California