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Howard McNear
Birth: Jan. 27, 1905
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 1969
San Fernando
Los Angeles County
California, USA

American stage, motion picture, and television actor of the 1950s and 60s. Fondly remembered for his portrayal of 'Floyd the Barber' on the classic 1960s TV series "The Andy Griffith Show." He also played 'Andy the Barber' on "Leave it to Beaver." (bio by: A.J. Marik) 
 
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 Parents:
  Frank Ellis McNear (1868 - 1930)
  Inzetta M. Spencer McNear (1872 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen McNear (1902 - 1984)
 
 Siblings:
  Frank Wood McNear (1896 - 1957)*
  Ruth Ellis McNear (1898 - 1899)*
  Ellis Hedges McNear (1899 - 1979)*
  Howard McNear (1905 - 1969)
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Complications of stroke
 
Burial:
Los Angeles National Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Columbarium, Section 323, Row A, Column 12
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Howard McNear
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Howard McNear
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
Howard McNear
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
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R.I.P. Mr. H. McNearYou have passed on many, many moons ago but you are not forgotten. Watching you preform as Floyd the barber from Mayberry N.C. On the television series Andy Griffith show always brings a huge smile and joy to my day. Thank you Howard f...(Read more)
- zabo
 Added: Aug. 26, 2016
I wish my barber was like you. R.I.P. Howard McNear. Forever Floyd the barber.
- zabo
 Added: Aug. 9, 2016
GOD BLESS.
- edward
 Added: Aug. 3, 2016
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