CARTER--Dixie. According to reports, her death was announced by her husband, actor Hal Hollbrook, who said the cause was complications of endometrial cancer. Actress Dixie Carter, best known for her role as Julia Sugarbaker on the TV show "Designing Women," has died, her agent said Saturday. Dixie Carter, famous TV actress, dies at 70. A beautiful and talented actress and singer who had the unique capacity to powerfully affect all who knew her. Harold Rowe Holbrook Jr. (born February 17, 1925) is an American film, stage actor, and television director. She was 70. Dixie Carter, an actress who gave strong, opinionated Southern women a good name in the television series “Designing Women” in the 1980s and 1990s and later had success as a …

We deeply mourn the loss of an extraordinary and gifted woman. ) talked to EW about her Designing Women co-star Dixie Carter, who passed away on Saturday at the age of 70. He starred in a number of sitcoms with Dixie. Dixie died of cancer in 2010. In 1984, Holbrook got married to actor and singer, Dixie Carter. Dixie performed her cabaret show to raise funds for the center, which also features a museum honoring the cultural contributions of both Dixie Carter and her husband, Hal Holbrook. After her death, a local community in her hometown, Tennessee, constructed the ‘The Dixie Carter Performing Arts Center’ in … “This has been a terrible blow to our family,” her husband, actor Hal Holbrook, said in a statement. Dixie Carter, known for her role on the television series "Designing Women" in the 1980s and 1990s died Saturday morning in a Houston hospital.Carter was 70-years-old and live in Beverly Hills, California.

Television and Broadway actress Dixie Carter passed away Saturday morning at the age of 70. The couple did not have any children. Actress Dixie Carter dies at 70 ... who represents Carter and her husband, actor Hal Holbrook. He is notable for his one-man stage show as Mark Twain.. Holbrook made his film debut in Sidney Lumet's The Group (1966). He later gained international fame for his performance as Deep Throat in the 1976 film All the President's Men.He played Abraham Lincoln in the 1976 miniseries Lincoln. In addition to Holbrook, Carter is survived by daughters Mary Dixie and Ginna.