Esther Rolle

1920 - 1998

Died November 18, 1998 The star of many movies and televison performances Esther Rolle will unfortunatly be most remembered as Florida, the maid on the show Maude. She carried the part onto the spin off show Good Times. Ironically, Rolle wanted to quit Good Times because of the negative impression the show gave of African-Americans and now she will always be remembered as Florida. Picked by The Single Guy