CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Actor Lou Myers, best known for his role as ornery restaurant owner Mr. Gaines on the television series "A Different World," has died.
Tonia McDonald of Myers' nonprofit, Global Business Incubation Inc., said Myers died Tuesday night at Charleston Area Medical Center in West Virginia. She said he was 76. McDonald said Wednesday that Myers had been in and out of the hospital since before Christmas and collapsed recently. An autopsy was...
"To The Myers Family. May God Forever Continue Blessing You. So Sorry for Your Loss. Sincerely,
Ms. Jill £.P.-Mosely"
– Jill £.P.-Mosely , Different World Advid Viewer.,
Youngstown , OH, Mar 03, 2013
"I met Lou years ago doing performances in the park in NYC. He was then, and always remained, a very generous, spontaneous and funny man. His light will continue to shine in his work and through the actors he helped along the way. Leanora, Glen Ridge, NJ"
– Leanora Logan, Friend,
Glen Ridge, NJ, Feb 22, 2013