2/25/1927 - 7/7/2014
Remembering the life, death and television legacy of Dick Jones
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dick Jones, the voice of Pinocchio in the classic 1940 Walt Disney cartoon, has died. He was 87.
His son Rick Jones tells the Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/1o7Wv59 ) his father died Monday after a fall at home. The cause hasn't been determined.
Dick Jones was just 10 years old but already had appeared in nearly 40 movies when he got the part of Pinocchio.
The son of a Texas newspaper editor, he learned to ride and rope from an early age and had a Western...