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  • Sherman Hemsley to be Buried After Three Months

    Nov 14, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment


    *Finally Sherman Hemsley can be buried. A Texas judge gave the actor’s best friend the go ahead to proceed with the burial and running his estate, as the will intended. Known for his role as “George Jefferson,” Hemsley passed away on July 24 after suffering from lung cancer. His body has been sitting in a […]

  • ‘Jeffersons’ Star Sherman Hemsley Dies at 74

    Jul 24, 12 by EURpublisher02 8 Comments


    *Sherman Hemsley, best known for his iconic TV character George Jefferson on “The Jeffersons,” has died at his home in El Paso, Texas, police tell TMZ.  He was 74. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] At press time, it was unclear how he died. Hemsley first became famous through guest appearances on “All in the Family.” […]