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Ralph Waite of 'The Waltons' dies at 85

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First Shirley Temple Black. Then Sid Caesar. Now Ralph Waite, who played the father, John Walton on the family TV series. All three have died this week. Waite and Temple Black were both 85. Caesar was 91.

Waite reportedly died Thursday, February 13. "The Waltons" was on CBS from 1972-1981.

"Good night Mr. Walton," we will remember you.



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