Miriam Byrd Nethery

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Miriam Byrd Nethery
Born(1929-05-17)May 17, 1929
DiedJanuary 6, 2003(2003-01-06) (aged 73)
OccupationActress
Spouse(s)
Clu Gulager (m. 1960–2003)
ChildrenTom 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 one of five siblings 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 Comfurt
  • 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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