James Anderson

James Anderson

Birth
Wetumpka, Elmore County, Alabama, USA
Death 14 Sep 1969 (aged 48)
Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana, USA
Burial North Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Block J, Section 9797, Lot 1
Memorial ID 93741350 · View Source
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Actor. Born in Wetumpka, Alabama. James was the brother of actress Mary Anderson who played the part of Maybelle Merriweather, in Gone with the Wind. James was best remembered for his role as a villain, Bob Ewell in To Kill a Mockingbird. James made over 120 appearances, mostly in television and several films between 1941 and 1969. He appeared in a number of westerns throughout his career, often playing a gun for hire or outlaw. He would also occasionally play bit parts as store keepers and a frontier scout. James died before the release of his final two films, The Ballad of Cable Hogue in 1970 and Little Big Man also in 1970. He died of a heart attack at the age of 48.

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  • Added: 17 Jul 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 93741350
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Anderson (13 Jul 1921–14 Sep 1969), Find a Grave Memorial no. 93741350, citing Valhalla Memorial Park, North Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .