The creator of some of the most popular television programming of the 1970s has passed away at the age of 81.
“Tom, can you get me off the hook? For old times’ sake?”
“Can’t do it, Sally.”
Jean Stapleton, an accomplished stage and screen actress who achieved entertainment immortality playing opposite Carroll O’Connor as Archie Bunker’s long-suffering wife Edith, has died at the age of 90: