Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Sherman Hemsley dead @ 74

Actor/Singer Sherman Hemsley died today at his El Paso, Texas home.  His nurse found him.  It's being reported that he died of natural causes.  Mr. Helmsley had two very successful television shows Amen on NBC and the role of George Jefferson on The Jeffersons on CBS, which was on television for 10 seaons.  That role made him a household name.  He never married and had no children.  RIP Mr. Hemsley, he was 74 years old.


  1. RIP George, you're with Weezy now.

  2. you've moved on up to that deluxe apartment in the sky.
    thanks for the memories George, you made my childhood bearable, the jeffersons was my show.