Jim Nabors Dead at 87

United States
November 30, 2017 12:56pm CST
Do you remember a fellow named Gomer Pyle? Maybe you remember the deep Baritone Voice thatSo many heard over the years? Well Golley he passed away. Please share your favorite memories of him.
Jim Nabors, the star who played the clumsy deputy sheriff Gomer Pyle on “The Andy Griffith Show” and eventually starred in his own spinoff, has died. He was 87.
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@Corbin5 (82009)
• United States
30 Nov
Loved him on the Andy Griffith show. Amazed when I first heard him sing.
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• United States
30 Nov
Just for you @Corbin5
Andy, Barney and Gomer singing in "The Song Festers On"
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@Corbin5 (82009)
• United States
30 Nov
@Berniezeitler Thank you, my friend. I remember this one!! I do love watching the reruns again, and again, and again.
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@Susan2015 (18748)
• United States
30 Nov
@Corbin5 He was a good actor and what a wonderful voice he had.
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@kobesbuddy (19625)
• East Tawas, Michigan
30 Nov
Gomer Pyle, he was such a gentle giant, on the screen:) He could sing gospel hymns, like nobody else I've ever heard!
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• United States
30 Nov
@kobesbuddy Here is an appropriate one for the season we are in.
Internationally known entertainer and Honorary Marine Corporal Jim Nabors (aka "Gomer Pyle") performing "Silent Night" with the U.S. Marine Corps Forces Paci...
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@kobesbuddy (19625)
• East Tawas, Michigan
30 Nov
@Berniezeitler Jim will definitely be missed:)
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@Susan2015 (18748)
• United States
30 Nov
@kobesbuddy Yes he had a fantastic voice.
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@andriaperry (33282)
• Anniston, Alabama
30 Nov
I really loved him and his acting.
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• United States
30 Nov
@andriaperry Something to remember him by.
Jim Nabors (Gomer) gives a stellar rendition of "The Impossible Dream".
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@LoriAMoore (10132)
• United States
30 Nov
great guy
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• United States
30 Nov
@LoriAMoore Yes he was. I may not have liked his lifestyle but I respected him and his faith.
Jim Nabors, on Gomer Pyle, USMC singing "O My Papa" at the Jade Club. I do not own any copyright to this video, shared for entertainment only.
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@amadeo (48128)
• United States
30 Nov
yes I do.He had a great voice there.Well my generation is being wiped out.
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• United States
30 Nov
@amadeo I certainly hope that your generations legacy isn't wiped out.
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@amadeo (48128)
• United States
30 Nov
@Berniezeitler we will see there.
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@KristenH (20489)
• Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
30 Nov
I have heard of him. Sad news.
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• United States
30 Nov
@KristenH It is indeed! For his memory I share this one.
Provided to YouTube by Sony Music Entertainment In The Garden · Jim Nabors / ?????? Songs of Inspiration ? Originally released 1968. All rights reserved by S...
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@KristenH (20489)
• Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
30 Nov
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@JohnRoberts (41254)
• Los Angeles, California
30 Nov
The singing voice was a shock when he revealed it. One minute he was hayseed Golleeee then that serious deep soulful voice.
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• United States
30 Nov
@JohnRoberts Indeed!
The biggest contrast between a man's singing and talking voice you will ever hear!
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