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Denver Dell Pyle
Birth: May 11, 1920
Kit Carson County
Colorado, USA
Death: Dec. 25, 1997
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. Born in Bethune, Colorado, after serving in the US Navy in World War II, he began performing in amateur theater productions and made his big screen debut in "The guilt of Janet Ames" (1947). A veteran of many films, he had a close association with actor John Wayne appearing in his films such as "The Horse Soldiers" (1959), "The Alamo" (1960), "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance" (1962) and "Cahill U.S. Marshall" (1973). For television, his credits include "Route 66", "Gunsmoke", "Bonanza", "The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams" and for his role of Uncle Jesse on "The Dukes of Hazzard". He died of cancer at the age 77 in Burbank, California and has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
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  Benjamin Harrison Pyle (1888 - 1970)
  Marilee Carpenter Pyle (1924 - 2010)*
  Willis Pyle (1914 - 2016)*
  Denver Dell Pyle (1920 - 1997)
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Forreston Cemetery
Ellis County
Texas, USA [unmarked]
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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