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Juanita Moore in 'Imitation of Life' (1959)

Juanita Moore (1914 - 2014)

note on category: she was in her 100th year, but died 9 months shy her 100th birthday (as she passed on January 1).

Film Deaths:[]

  • Imitation of Life (1959) [Annie Johnson]: Dies of an unspecified illness, with Sandra Dee, John Gavin, and Lana Turner  gathered by her bedside. (Thanks to Brian)
  • The Mack (1973) [Mrs. Mickens]: Fatally beaten by Don Gordon and William Watson; she dies of her injuries shortly afterwards.

TV Deaths:[]

  • Wagon Train: The Blane Wessels Story (1963) [Essie]: Shot in the back while hostile Indians were attacking the cabin they were hold up in as she bars the open door so that Robert Colbert could not commit suicide by attempting to lead the attackers away. A few moments after she was shot relief riders from the wagon train appeared and chased the hostiles away.