Miriam Byrd Nethery

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Miriam Byrd Nethery
Born (1929-05-17)May 17, 1929
Lewisville, Arkansas, U.S.
Died January 6, 2003(2003-01-06) (aged 73)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) Clu Gulager (m. 1960)
Children Tom Gulager
John Gulager

Miriam Byrd Nethery (May 17, 1929 – January 6, 2003) was an American film and television actress. Her film roles included Bound for Glory (1976) and Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III and Across Five Aprils (both 1990).[1]

Personal life[edit]

Nethery was born in Lewisville, Arkansas to Daniel Thompson "Tom" Nethery (1890–1966) and his wife, the former Ruby Estelle Byrd (1892–1982). She was married to Clu Gulager – who played Billy the Kid on the NBC television series, The Tall Man – from 1960 to 2003. Their sons are Tom and John Gulager. Nethery died in Los Angeles on January 6, 2003, at age 73.[2]

Filmography[edit]

TV appearances[edit]

  • Starsky and Hutch (episode: "Running"; February 25, 1976) – Old Woman
  • Barney Miller (episode: "The Accusation"; October 12, 1978; credited as Miriam Byrd Nethery) – Doris Whittaker
  • Alice (episode: "The Principal of the Thing"; December 10, 1978) – Henrietta
  • The Dukes of Hazzard (episode: "Double Sting"; May 11, 1979) – Rose Ellen
  • Barney Miller (episode: "The Bird"; November 8, 1979; credited as Miriam Byrd Nethery) – Myrna Dunbar
  • Young Maverick (episode: "Makin' Tracks"; January 9, 1980)
  • The Dukes of Hazzard (episode: "Southern Comfurts"; March 21, 1980; credited as Miriam Byrd Nethery) – Holly
  • Charlie's Angels playing "Flo Bartlett" (episode: "Moonshinin' Angels"; January 24, 1981) – Flo Bartlett
  • Barney Miller (episode: "The Librarian"; February 19, 1981; credited as Miriam Byrd Nethery) – Louise Austin
  • Barney Miller (episode: "Altercation"; April 9, 1982) – Beverly Wakefield
  • Quincy (episode: "Unreasonable Doubt"; November 10, 1982) – Annie – the Maid
  • Mr. Belvedere (episode: "Strike"; November 15, 1985) – Marie Tingle
  • Highway to Heaven (episode: "Wally"; January 14, 1987) – Margaret
  • Mr. Belvedere (episode: "Jobless"; January 23, 1987) – Edna Wilks
  • Mr. Belvedere (episode: "Fear of Flying"; November 4, 1989) – Ethel

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Miriam Byrd-Nethery". AllMovie. Archived from the original on March 8, 2016. Retrieved November 15, 2016. 
  2. ^ Mikulan, Steven. "Beautiful Dreamers". LA Weekly. Vol. 19 no. 52 – via gulager.com. 

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