|Birthname||Carolyn Sue Jones[|
|born on||28 April 1930 at 15:57 (= 3:57 PM )|
|Place||Amarillo, Texas, 35n13, 101w50|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||07°52' 09°19 Asc. 24°38'|
American actress, the daughter of Cloe Jeanette Southern, a housewife, and Julius Alfred Jones, a barber. In 1934 her father abandoned the family and her mother moved with her two children to her parents' home in Amarillo. Carolyn suffered from severe asthma that often restricted her from childhood activities. She was an avid reader, and loved Hollywood magazines. When her condition permitted she loved to go to the movies. After her graduation, her grandfather agreed to pay her tuition to the Pasadena Playhouse. Therefore, she moved to California in 1947 to pursue her acting career.
ones secured a contract with Paramount Pictures and made her first film in 1952. In 1953, she married aspiring film-maker Aaron Spelling.
In 1964, with a long coal black wig, Jones began playing Morticia Addams in the television series The Addams Family, a role which brought her success as a comedienne and a Golden Globe Award nomination. Her acting career declined after The Addams Family ended in 1966.
Jones was diagnosed with colon cancer in March 1981. She died on 13 August 1983.
- Health : Medical diagnosis 1981 (colon cancer)
Sy Scholfield quoted BC in hand; on file from familysearch.org
- Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress