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Anissa Jones
Birth: Mar. 11, 1958
West Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Aug. 28, 1976
Oceanside
San Diego County
California, USA

Actress. She is best remembered for her role of ‘Buffy' on the television series "Family Affair". Born in West Lafayette, Indiana, her parents moved to San Diego County, California, when she was a small girl, settling in Playa del Rey, where she grew up. In 1966 she was cast as ‘Elizabeth "Buffy" Patterson-Davis' in "Family Affair", playing the role until 1971. She had a brief cameo role in 1968 on television's Rowan and Martin "Laugh-In", which gave her an appetite for more acting roles, and in 1969, she won the role of ‘Buffy Davis' in the motion picture "Roman Affair" (1969) and the role of ‘Carol Bix' in "The Trouble with Girls" (1969). She tried out for the role of 'Regan' in "The Exorcist" (1973), but lost out to Linda Blair. Continuing with her schooling at Westchester High School from 1973 to 1976, she briefly worked at Winchell's Donut Shop in Playa del Rey, where she grew up. She died at the age of 18 of a drug overdose in 1976. (bio by: Kit and Morgan Benson) 

Cause of death: Drug overdose
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 04, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 4285
Anissa Jones
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
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- Diego friend
 Added: Sep. 15, 2016

- L
 Added: Sep. 10, 2016
♥ Thanks so much for entertaining my family in your films, and TV shows. You was a great actress. Rest in Peace. You are still missed, and loved by your fans. Love Now & Forever Your Fans, Sarah and Elva, and Mary and Ralph. xoxo ♥
- Elva Cathleen Withrow and Mary Yvonne Perkins
 Added: Sep. 8, 2016
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