Friends Remember ‘Goober Pyle’ Actor Lindsey

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Actor George Lindsey was remembered Friday as the grinning Goober who made television viewers laugh for three decades on “The Andy Griffith Show” and “Hee Haw.” A public memorial service drew an estimated 400 people who paid last respects to Lindsey, 83, who died Sunday. He was the beanie-wearing Goober on […]

George Lindsey, TV’s Goober Pyle, Dies At 83

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — George Lindsey, who made a TV career as a grinning service station attendant named Goober on “The Andy Griffith Show” and “Hee Haw,” has died. He was 83. The Marshall-Donnelly-Combs Funeral Home in Nashville said Lindsay died early Sunday morning after a brief illness. Lindsey was the beanie-wearing Goober on “The […]