Summary: actor who portrayed Drayton Sawyer, the old man who was the father of a homicidal clan, in the classic 1974 horror film The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, who reprised his role in the 1986 sequel The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2, and who as a gifted classical and stage actor and a fixture in Houston community theatre for decades.
Cause of Death: Lengthy illness
Born: June 12, 1920
Died: November 20, 2003
Location: Houston, Texas