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Nell Carter
Original name: Nell Ruth Hardy
Birth: Sep. 13, 1948
Birmingham
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 2003
Beverly Hills
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Singer, Actress. She started out as a cabaret performer and later won a Tony Award in the musical revue "Aint Misbehavin'. She's continued a successful career in the theater, including a revival of "Annie," in which she won awards such as the Outer Circle Critics Award, the Obie, and the Drama Desk Award. Her TV career included recurring roles on the soap opera "Ryan's Hope" and the prime-time series "The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo" as police sergeant Hildy Jones. Her biggest TV hit was as Nell on the sitcom "Gimme a Break" (1981-1987). She had been suffering from diabetes for years. (bio by: John Sheets) 

Cause of death: Complications of heart disease and diabetes.
 
Burial:
Hillside Memorial Park
Culver City
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Acacia Gardens, Wall KK, Crypt 7040
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John Sheets
Record added: Jan 23, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7110853
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