Donna Douglas, who starred as Elly May Clampett in the 1960s sitcom "The Beverly Hillbillies," died in Louisiana on Thursday.
Her niece told the Associated Press that Douglas died in Baton Rouge, La., near her hometown of Zachary, and a spokeswoman for the East Baton Rouge Parish coroner's office also confirmed her death to the Los Angeles Times.
The cause of death was pancreatic cancer, Charlene Smith said. Her age was variously reported as 81 or 82.
Douglas played Elly May, the naive but...