Nell Carter

 

 

Age: 54

 

Summary: actress best known for her role as Nell Harper, the sassy housekeeper on the 1980's sitcom Gimme A Break, who also was a Tony-winning performer on Broadway in shows like Ain't Misbehaving and her current show Raisin.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from diabetes

 

Born: September 13, 1948

 

Died: January 23, 2003

 

Location: Beverly Hills, California