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PASSINGS: Peggy Rea, Tom Carnegie, Marie Lillo, Shearlean Duke
PASSINGS: Peggy Rea, Tom Carnegie, Marie Lillo, Shearlean Duke

Peggy Rea Character actress on 'The Waltons,' 'Dukes of Hazzard' Peggy Rea, 89, a hearty character actress best known for her TV roles on "The Waltons," "The Dukes of Hazzard" and "Grace Under Fire," died Feb. 5, said the Santa Barbara Cemetery Assn. She died at her Toluca Lake home from complications of heart failure. Born March 31, 1921, in Los Angeles, Rea left UCLA to attend business school. While a production secretary at MGM in the 1940s, she acted in small theater productions at night. Her first major role was in a touring production of "A Streetcar Named Desire" in 1947, and she later appeared in the play on Broadway. ...

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