Contact Us

Ann B. Davis Passes Away at 88

Getty Images

Ann B. Davis, best known for her role as housekeeper Alice Nelson on beloved classic sitcom ‘The Brady Bunch,’ passed away Sunday at the age of 88. Her death was confirmed to CNN by her close friend, Bishop William Frey.

Davis is best known to audiences for playing the perky and often goofy housekeeper Alice Nelson on the classic family sitcom ‘The Brady Bunch,’ which ran from 1969 to 1974. Prior to that, she won two Emmy awards for her role as Schultzy the secretary on ‘The Bob Cummings Show.’ In 1994, she published a cookbook inspired by her ‘Brady Bunch’ character, titled ‘Alice’s Brady Bunch Cookbook.’

The actress also appeared on the spinoffs ‘The Brady Bunch Variety Hour,’ ‘The Brady Brides,’ and ‘The Brady Hour,’ starred in a few ‘Brady’ TV movie specials, and participated in cast reunions. In 1995, she had a small role in ‘The Brady Bunch Movie.’ Davis’ last credited appearance was a guest spot on a 1997 episode of ‘Something So Right.’

What a lot of people don’t know is Ms. Davis lived in San Antonio for a large portion of her life and was a HUGE San Antonio Spurs fan.

She will always, of course, be Alice Nelson in our hearts.

Thanks very much to Britt Hayes for allowing me to steal his article.

Best of KIX FM 108

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KIXS VIP Rewards quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KIXS VIP Rewards contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.