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#1182894 - Thu Nov 30 2017 11:15 PM Well, Golly!
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Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle both in the self-named series as well as The Andy Griffith Show has died. He was 87.

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He also was an accomplished singer.
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#1182896 - Thu Nov 30 2017 11:40 PM Re: Well, Golly!
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I was just reading about that in the local news. So sad, he always brought a smile to my face.

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#1182897 - Fri Dec 01 2017 12:07 AM Re: Well, Golly!
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It was so hard to reconcile Gomer Pyle singing 'The Impossible Dream' so wonderfully!
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#1182898 - Fri Dec 01 2017 12:12 AM Re: Well, Golly!
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Originally Posted By: ozzz2002
It was so hard to reconcile Gomer Pyle singing 'The Impossible Dream' so wonderfully!


Or "You Gave Me a Mountain" (the first song I heard him sing).
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