70’s television icon, Ann B. Davis, aka Alice Nelson from The Brady Bunch, died Sunday in San Antonio, Texas at the age of 88.
Davis, was a mainstay character on The Brady Bunch, who many fans associate with their childhood. The TV housekeeper for the family of 8 was a source of stability on the show. Before her Brady Bunch stint, Davis played a secretary on The Bob Cummings Show, for which her part brought her two Emmy Awards.
Following her death, those who knew and loved Davis’ character took to Twitter to express their condolences.
On the show, Davis’ characters love interest was Sam, the butcher.
Alice- i’m sure Sam the butcher is excited to see you!! RIP Ann B Davis
— John Stamos (@JohnStamos) June 2, 2014
The earthquake in Los Angeles must have been a sign.
Death of Ann B. Davis followed by earthquake, as the prophets foretold.
— James Urbaniak (@JamesUrbaniak) June 2, 2014
For most people, Alice was a part of their childhood.
RIP Ann B. Davis “Alice” from ‘The Brady Bunch’. Big part of my youth. Thanks for the laughs Ann!
— Tom Morello (@tmorello) June 1, 2014
Her name might not have been Brady, but she was at the center of that family. RIP Ann B. Davis. pic.twitter.com/NoDt9SJmd9
— John Berman (@JohnBerman) June 1, 2014
Ann B. Davis (Alice of Brady Bunch fame) has died. Makes me much sadder than it probably should. Brady Bunch was my fav as a kid #ripalice
— Robert Sigrist (@DocSig) June 1, 2014
Heard on the news that Alice aka Ann B. Davis from the Brady Bunch passed away today. So many grew up with this fine lady. RIP
— Official DOG News (@OfficialDOGNews) June 1, 2014
I love you Ann B. Davis. I hope you’re grooving to some Johnny Bravo in Valhalla with Robert Reed.
— rob delaney (@robdelaney) June 2, 2014
Rest In Peace, Ann B. Davis. You belong in the center of the universe, smiling at whatever heavenly bunch surrounds you.
— Frank Conniff (@FrankConniff) June 2, 2014
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