Ann B. Davis, who played the housekeeper, Alice on the 70’s sitcom, The Brady Bunch has died. Baby Boomer and Generation X’ers kids spent countless hours with the Bradys. First on Friday nights and then through endless reruns in syndication.
TMZ is reporting her death. Apparently, she died after a fall at her home.
TV legend Ann B. Davis who played Alice on “The Brady Bunch” has died … TMZ has learned.
According to the couple she lived with in Texas … Ann fell in her bathroom early this morning and hit her head causing grave damage. We’re told she never regained consciousness.
Her roommate says Davis had been pretty healthy for an 88-year old woman — and her death was a total shock. In fact, she even walked downstairs to say goodnight before going to bed.
Davis played the housekeeper Alice Nelson for the entire original run of “The Brady Bunch” from 1969 to 1974. She also filled the role for countless other TV movies and reunions. She last played Alice for 5 episodes of “The Bradys” in 1990.
We’re told Ann was very close to some members of the church she attended in Texas — and they are currently planning funeral arrangements.
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