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Peggy Rea Passed Away at Age 89

February 11, 2011 (9:52 am) GMT
After suffering a congestive heart failure, she passed away on Saturday, February 5 at her residence in Toluca Lake, California.

The "Duke of Hazzard" star Peggy Rea has died. She was 89. The actress passed away after suffering congestive heart failure on Saturday, February 5 at her home in Toluca Lake, California, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Rea made her debut in "I Love Lucy" in 1953, but is best known for playing Boss Hogg's wife Lulu in "The Dukes of Hazzard".

She starred as Cousin Bertha in "All in the Family" and Rose Burtons on "The Waltons", working steadily to rack up TV credits in "The Golden Girls", "Bonanza", "", "Step By Step" and "Grace Under Fire".Rea also appeared in feature films including "", '" and "In Country".

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