Andy Griffith show actress, Maggie Peterson, passed away on May 15, 2022. She was aged 81
“It is with great sorrow that we report that our dear Aunt Maggie died yesterday afternoon,” the family announced on Facebook today. “She passed peacefully in her sleep with her family present.”
Maggie began her career with The Andy Griffith Show’s Charlene Darling in 1963 through 1968,
The actress was also featured in NBC’s The Bill Dana Show, in which she played Susie the coffee shop server in the sitcom’s subsequent season.
All through the last part of the 1960s and 1970s, Peterson showed up in numerous TV programs, most strikingly Green Acres, Gomer Pyle: USMC, The Odd Couple, and Love, American Style.
She made appearances in The Bill Dana Show, Griffith, Love, American Style, Green Acres and The Odd Couple, and the 1969 feature The Over-the-Hill Gang.
She resigned from acting after a 1987 role on The Magical World of Disney, and in this way worked for worked for the Nevada Film Commission.