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Bettye Ackerman Jaffe
Birth: Feb. 28, 1924
Cottageville
Colleton County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 2006
Lexington
Lexington County
South Carolina, USA

Actress. She was a stage performer in the New York Theatre when she met and married actor Sam Jaffe in 1956. The two relocated to Hollywood and she made her film debut in "Face of Fire" (1959). Considered a great character actress, she was best known for appearing as a regular on many television series in the 1960s through the 1980s. She appeared with her husband in "Ben Casey" from 1961 to 1966. Her other credits include "Perry Mason," "Alfred Hitchcock Hour," "Bonanza," "Columbo," "Gunsmoke," "The Waltons," "Dynasty" and "St. Elsewhere". She was also a noted artist and had numerous exhibits in both Beverly Hills and Columbia, South Carolina.  (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Clarence Kilgore Ackerman (1897 - 1948)
  Mary Baker Peeples (1900 - 1989)
 
 Spouse:
  Sam Jaffe (1891 - 1984)
 
 Siblings:
  Bettye Ackerman Jaffe (1924 - 2006)
  Thomas Henry Ackerman (1928 - 2014)*
  William Riddick Ackerman (1936 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Williston Cemetery
Williston
Barnwell County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Nov 04, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16458898
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