Rue McClanahan
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Published in Oklahoman from Jun. 3 to Jun. 20, 2010.
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August 21, 2020
A female genius!
JENNIFER DAWSON
June 1, 2020
I looked forward to watching you on Golden girls. You were blessed with real talent. So many great actors and golfers came out of TU. You and Tony Randall were always my favorites. RIP sweet Rue.
Bev. Hicks
March 1, 2020
I do miss those wonderful Golden Grils. I miss them so very much.. She was very well as Blanch. What was very heartbroken was when Big Daddy call needed Her there by Him. She just said no. Just like my Sister . I miss my dear Father so much I'm so down every time I cry inside a lot. For Him. That's it there's something about my Sister but if I say some thing about her she will kill me. For real. I'm older then she is but she hard on meet. My other Sister takes her side my Sister in law takes her side as well they both don't want too help me. They both don't know what she rely is.
M
February 22, 2020
Remember by.
Mary
September 1, 2019
Her fashion taste was simply great. She dressed in the best way possible for every occasion. I still love you Blanche. Rest In Peace.
Phoebe
August 5, 2019
I feel as if I knew her even though we never met. I will always miss her and the way she always made me laugh. God Bless her soul, only always.
Donna Murtagh
July 10, 2019
Thank you Rue, for the laughter!
Charles
June 25, 2019
andy cason
June 3, 2019
Godspeed Rue, and thank you for sharing a part of your life with us...
Harry Simpson
February 15, 2019
Rue,You were a VERY GOOD actress and your act on "The Golden Girls" was very funny,and you are truly loved and missed ALOT ! R.I.P.
Darin Williams
January 19, 2019
Rue McClanahan. It just broke my heart that you died. I loved your role as Blanche Devereaux from the Golden Girls. You were my favorite Golden Girl and actress. . I will always remember your accent and your humor. I am very sad you passed away. And say hi to my grandma for me.
Anthony Strauss
Acquaintance
October 10, 2018
Watching golden girls at this moment. If I live to be a 100 I'll still be watching golden girls and laughing at you rue, you are my favorite actress of all time. I've seen every episode and never get tired of you, you're brilliant. Thank you for keeping me laughing.
Roberta Lowry
October 10, 2018
Watching golden girls at this moment. You are my favorite Rue. I hope they show reruns until I'm gone,
Jean Williams
October 10, 2018
Watching golden girls at this moment, but never get tired of you, Rue, I hope the show reruns forevet
Jeannie Williams
October 7, 2018
What an extraordinary actress.
Rue made the GG
RIP beautiful lady!
Gone to soon!
You are loved and missed.
Barbara Shane
September 18, 2018
Loved the Golden Girls. Rue McClanahan was my favorite. She was everything I would have loved being. Loved her beautiful clothes and the way she carried herself. She will be missed..A Big Fan
Barbara Mercer
July 3, 2018
U we're such a inspiration and i thank u for giving us laughter and joy and love we miss you and love you rest in peace
Adrian JONES
June 30, 2018
Rest in peace. You are greatly missed.
June 23, 2018
I still enjoy the Golden Girls, Blanche was so enjoyable and funny. Thanks for all the memories.
Brenda Freeman
June 17, 2018
A beautiful woman and extraordinary actress. You were appreciated as Blanche and you are greatly missed
Gretchen Loy
May 16, 2018
Love ❤ her
bett gorslen
May 16, 2018
Watching golden girls now
bett gorslen
January 27, 2018
I loved Rue! I was fortunate enough to meet her in 2001, when she was on Broadway in "The Women." After connecting on the street I sent her a fan letter where she wrote back and asked me to meet her after a performance of "The Women". She was charming and I will always cherish my Blanch Devereaux kiss. John Joseph Strangi
January 16, 2018
I always watched Golden Girls! I also enjoyed all the movies you were in. You made me laugh. But you had your serious moments too. RIP Rue.
Diane Burrell
November 12, 2017
Jorma
What a gal- always
Jorma Kaukonen
October 28, 2017
A true Southern Belle, Gone but never forgotten.
May the GOD of all comfort keep us that remember.
October 8, 2017
Miss you blanche
Gale Peetros
October 3, 2017
I loved her. Role of blanche deveruex .my prayers for her family and friends she is loved by all
valorie peters
September 11, 2017
I watch the golden girls every night.am watching it now.I love you rue may you rest in peace in peace.
Marsha Niehoff
August 5, 2017
Wonderful actress she will be missed
Michelle Ditter
August 5, 2017
I LOVE HER ON THE GOLDEN GIRLS , I STILL WATCH THEM AT NITE , THEY ARE MY HAPPY TIME , IM SO SORRY FOR HER LOSS , MY GOD BE WITH HER FAMILY AND FRIENDS ,
SYLVIA PRITCHARD
August 5, 2017
I loved her she was my fav!
mary tangle
August 4, 2017
JOYCE BENDER
July 2, 2017
Rest in peace Miss Rue McClanahan. A great actress and beautiful lady.
A L
June 22, 2017
Rip Blanche you are missed
Gale Peetros
June 1, 2017
Mrs. McClanahan, Even though you have been gone for almost 7 years, my Mom followed you in Sept of this same year, you were a brilliant performing actress. I still to this day am utterly amazed at your performance and incredible sense of humor on The Golden Girls plus beginning with Maude. I loved your character dearly and you still after all of these years of being gone, leave us laughing with tears in our eyes. I know you don't know my Mom, but I know you are both with the good Lord in Heaven resting in peace. God Bless Yoi for all the laughter and time out you gave from your own family just to make a living to entertain us all forever. Your legacy will forever remain timeless.
Jana French
May 19, 2017
Rue, you will always be remembered. I still watch GOLDEN GIRLS every night.
You are greatly missed!
Cheryl
March 31, 2017
You are greatly missed, hope we meet on the other side. I have every episode of mamas family and golden girls, my favorite shows never get old. Love ya girlie girl.
Lisa L
March 14, 2017
Love you Rue! I watch The Golden Girls on every channel they are on all day!Loved all of the Golden Girls, each one was so talented!! I miss them all!
Deb Furey
December 21, 2016
"One of the best actresses as well as the rest of the Golden Girls that ever lived" Still watch Golden Girls to this day every day as one of my well ness tools as I suffer from mental health. There will never ever be any one like yourself Rue or the other girls. May you and the girls RIP.
October 25, 2016
You were my favorite Golden Girl♡ RIP sweet Rue
S Bryant
October 15, 2016
Rue you are still remembered.. I watch the golden girls every night!! Rest in peace you beautiful angel..
Krystal
October 13, 2016
Rue was a beautiful lady. Loved seeing her in the Golden Girls. Rest in Peace. Cherie Stark Spfld,Il
Cherie Stark
September 11, 2016
Valenda Newell
June 26, 2016
My memories of you, Rue, as well as the rest of the "Golden Girls" will always be intertwined with memories of my grandma, Dear. Sitting in my tiny red rocking chair next to my grandma watching you on tv. Those are memories that will never die. You will ways be missed and will always cause my fingers to stop whenever I see your face on television, like now as I watch the "Golden Girls" with my wife and teenagers. #FruiitcakeNation® loves you. Rest peacefully dear
Bri Herrick
April 18, 2016
Still watch the "Golden Girls ". I love you all and we're absolutely perfect in your roles. Rue you were the finest with your love for life and the way you carried yourself . May you be with the angels. Miss u much.
Kat B
March 25, 2016
From Derrick Hicks....Still remembering you from time to time...You were a beautiful lady...You and The whole cast of Golden Girls..Love you all together forever eternally..R.I.P. perpetual care..
Derrick hicks
March 24, 2016
amazeing actress... my prayers are with you forever.. God bless..... you will not be forgotten..
you were and are my favorite always...
judy hill
February 24, 2016
Rue love you forever!!
Carla Spieringhs
February 6, 2016
GOD BLESS YOU FINE LADY
February 2, 2016
Miss you rue
princess williams
January 30, 2016
You were a great actress and I will miss youYou made me laugh so much
Jack Miller
December 28, 2015
I grew up watching the Golden Girls in the 1980's in Louisville,Ky. I adored Rue in her Blanche Devereaux role. SHe deserved her emmy for playing a man hungry dating lady like BLanche. She was a wonderful actress and will be sorely missed.-DIane BUrns
DIane burns
December 13, 2015
God bless you rue i still watch you here in england you make me laugh so much asleep with the angels
marie pyne
December 13, 2015
God bless you rue i still watch you here in england you make me laugh so much asleep with the angels
November 24, 2015
I grew up watching Rue play Blance Devereaux on the Golden Girls in Louisville,Ky and as Fran on Mama's Family. She was an extraordinary actress deserving of her emmy. SHe will be sorely missed.-Diane BUrns Raleigh,nc
diane burns
November 3, 2015
To a true golden girl. May the legacy of Blanche carry on in future generations like us who remember the laughter with fondness.
Jennifer Skinner
September 15, 2015
I miss you America golden girl
Jennifer Hellums
August 9, 2015
My favorite star on the Golden Girls. Blanche was full of sass, sexual allure and that little girl that needs to be loved. What a great lady. Miss the show greatly.
So sad she is gone.
Steve from Va.
July 24, 2015
What an amazing woman and actress she was! I still enjoy her movies and tv shows. She will forever be Golden!
Rhonda Webb
June 23, 2015
My favorite RIP
Nilsa Rodriguez
May 29, 2015
May.29th 2015 Friday Morning. In LONG LASTING LOVING MEMORY of RUE Mc CLANAHAN From Derrick Hicks Cleveland, Ohio, IN GODS LOVING CARE FOREVER ETERNAL Love you perpetually
Derrick Hicks
May 28, 2015
I derrick hicks will never forget your beauty Ms. Mc Clanahan ,your way was beautiful to me .And , i wish i could have met you and, hugged you when you were alive,. Yes, we never knew eachother But, I will Love You Forever Eternal. Sad loss, never to meet, or give a hug to . Sad suvoniers. Derrick Hicks Cleveland, Ohio May.28th.2015 Thurday Evening 8.34pm
Derrick Hicks
April 20, 2015
One of my favorite stars on the golden girls and is gone but not forgotten:-(
dominic fisher
March 10, 2015
She's in the safest place she could be: in God's memory. John 5:28
February 16, 2015
Gone but not Forgotten
Toby Mcilwain
February 16, 2015
Forever Golden...RIP
Toby Mcilwain
January 11, 2015
watch the golden all the time gets me thu tough times everyone will be missed
linda colleton
January 10, 2015
Loved her! Still watch Golden Girls and movies she starred in.
Karen Dickson
November 17, 2014
I have been wathing the golden girls since the 80 s just finished watching the reruns yet again i never get fed up i still find them very funny i am sorry that there can never be Any more episodes made. My condolances to rues family she will be missed
KAY PALMER
November 11, 2014
Miss you most definitely
mary mia thomas williams
October 7, 2014
iam very sory for your loss she was a good actress and tv show my prayers for the famiLY
NEREIDA RAMOS
September 11, 2014
To my favorite golden girl,
You are truly missed and dearly loved.
Denise Taylor, Philly
Denise Taylor
June 9, 2014
R.I.P. and rejoice for u are no longer in pain. Prayers go out to her family and friends.
Brenda Courtney
June 9, 2014
My prayers go out to her family & friends in this time of loss. Rue was a wonderful actress & full of life. She will be greatly missed!!!
Carrie Reprogle
June 8, 2014
RIP
Darlene Lapointe
June 4, 2014
RIP
patricia dudzik
June 4, 2014
Dearest Rue...you made my life happier watching you in so many shows, for year..God rest your soul.love a fan, patty
patricia dudzik
June 1, 2014
Rue... Your artistic energy with your comedic timing, are priceless! You always gave support to so many... And you still are. Every time I see your face on television.... I smile. The level of comfort you give is such a welcome. I thank you for being my friend.
PS.... I share the same birthday as you. :)
Kyle Archer
May 16, 2014
dear rue mcclahan may god bless you in heaven your friend andy
andy cason
April 19, 2014
Rue McClanahan as this candle goes on may you rest in peace in God's kingdom as your role as Blanche Devereaux lives on in people's hearts
George Dow
April 19, 2014
I watched The Golden Girls and laughed every time one Blanche Devereaux walked into the room she has always had something apparently funny to say whether it be to Rose Dorothy or Sophia sadly missed your humor and your laughter rest in peace Rue McClanahan
George Dow
April 17, 2014
Love you Rue! R.I.P.
Leslie Stark
April 17, 2014
We love you Rue and we love the Golden Girls! R.I.P!
Anne Wood
March 18, 2014
My mother and I were fans of the show and now my mom is gone I look at the show. Sadly miss rue bea and Estelle. Rest in peace
Linda longoria
March 18, 2014
One of my favorite Golden Girl...R.I.P.
I will always treasure you in my heart and memories Rue. I still watch Golden Girls, even though I've seen every episode...This show changed many aspects of my life, it brought me happiness and still does...<3
Eliana Oyarzun
March 10, 2014
Amazing how really good Golden Girls is even 2day, can't help but laugh.
Sandy
February 28, 2014
" I watched show as a teen and now I watch it as an adult and it's called the "Golden Girls"..It's funny how great acting, beautiful actors, and a great character make television still meaningful and respectful all-in-one. Rest in Peace Rue.
February 22, 2014
I LOVE YOU SO MUCH. YOU WERE MY FAVORITE GIRL ... FUNNY I MISS YOU SO MUCH.. YOU WILL ALWAYS BE IN MY HEART
JOANNE MCCROREY
February 17, 2014
You are an inspiration in my life...you just seemed to make my life easier to live it....
Sonya Infante
February 5, 2014
I love watching “The Golden Girls”. There was no single episode that wouldn't make me laugh. Her well – played character complemented all the others characters as well. It's very sad to know that she had to struggle with such an illness. She is asleep now, but her memory rest in God's hand. May God grants Mrs. Rue family the comfort and the strength they need to deal with her loss.
Mrs. Lopez
February 1, 2014
I watched Golden girls before going 2 work each morning to start my day off laughing. Worked everytime. U were a wonderful actress.
Lee
January 20, 2014
Still missing your humor.
Canndace Hurst
January 12, 2014
Still miss u...wonderful, wonderful actress
sandy h
December 1, 2013
She was fun !
S Macky
October 29, 2013
She was a sweet southern belle
October 25, 2013
Such grace, a real treasure. Thank you Mrs. Rue for your legacy. You were truly "Golden".
October 23, 2013
RUE, YOU ARE MY IDOL,I LOVE YOU ALWAYS. YOU WILL BE TERRIBLY MISSED. YOU WERE DEFINATELY A GOLDEN GIRL IN MY HEART. LOVE ALWAYS, HALLIE
October 22, 2013
she was a great lady the very best of the best god bless you always Jeffrey corman
October 21, 2013
Where do I start. Talk about funny Blanch was it. I loved the character Mrs Rue played. I will agree with the person who said you will be missed but not forgotten. We look forward to the promise found at Isa 33:24" No resident will say I am sick." May the God of all comfort be with your family.
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