Death of Mesach Taylor

April 11, 1947 - June 28, 2014
Los Angeles, California | Age 67

'Designing Women' star dies at 67
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FRAZIER MOORE, The Associated Press

Meshach Taylor, who played a lovable ex-convict surrounded by boisterous Southern belles on the sitcom "Designing Women" and appeared in numerous other TV and film roles, died of cancer at age 67, his agent said Sunday.

Taylor died Saturday at his home near Los Angeles, according to agent Dede Binder.

Taylor got an Emmy nod for his portrayal of Anthony Bouvier on "Designing Women" from 1986 to 1993. Then he costarred for four...

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