Enlarge this imageDonna Douglas as Elly May well Clampett, reduced right. Clockwise from upper left are Buddy Ebsen (as Jed Clampett), Nancy Kulp (as Jane Hathaway), Raymond Bailey (as Milburn Drysdale), Douglas, Max Baer Jr. (as Jethro Bodine) and Irene Ryan (as “Granny”).CBS/Landovhide captiontoggle captionCBS/LandovDonna Douglas as Elly Might Clampett, decrease right. Clockwise from higher left are Buddy Ebsen (as Jed Clampett), Nancy Kulp (as Jane Hathaway), Raymond Bailey (as Milburn Drysdale), Douglas, Max Baer Jr. (as Jethro Bodine) and Irene Ryan (as “Granny”).CBS/LandovDonna Douglas, the actre s ideal known for her position as Elly May po sibly Clampett over the nineteen sixties television strike comedy The Beverly Hillbillies, has died at age eighty one, a family members member confirms. Douglas played a scrappy tomboy having a fondne s for animals around the CBS sitcom that ran Robert Alford Jersey from 1962-1971. The display featured the antics of her household, from your Ozark Mountains, who strikes it wealthy following an opportunity discovery of oil on its land. The relatives proceeds to pack up its meager po se sions and “move to Beverly” (Hills, that is), where it a sumes the lifetime of millionaires amid the “swimmin’ pools and motion picture stars Andre Smith Jersey .” Max Baer describes Donna Douglas as “Elly Could until finally the working day she died”: http://t.co/x1YHNNVAGR(CBS) pic.twitter.com/Ub1LeJIySz United states Right now (@USATODAY) January 2, 2015 The series, which also starred Buddy Ebsen as Jed Clampett, the family members patriarch; Irene Ryan as the cantankerous “Granny,” and Max Baer Jr., as the well-meaning but slow-witted Jethro Bodine, Jed’s nephew, became a No. 1 hit for CBS within just its first two several years within the air. A niece of Douglas’, Charlene Smith, confirms that the actre s died on Thursday of pancreatic cancer.Enlarge this imageA photo of Douglas taken in 2008 in Baton Rouge, La.Monthly bill Haber/APhide captiontoggle captionBill Haber/APA photo of Douglas taken in 2008 in Baton Rouge, La.Monthly bill Haber/APHollywood Reporter suggests Douglas was a native of Pleasure, La., who won the Skip New Orleans beauty contest in 1957. She “started out earning $500 every week on the demonstrate. That rose to $3,000 from the ninth and final season of your collection,” the trade publication suggests. Jermaine Gresham Jersey Douglas also appeared reverse Elvis Presley in the 1966 film Frankie and Johnny and performed in the traditional 1960 episode of the Twilight Zone termed “The Eye with the Beholder.” The Reporter claims: “Douglas didn’t show up a great deal onscreen after [The Beverly Hillbillies] ended but reprised her job for your 1981 telefilm The Return with the Beverly Hillbillies. She also appeared in a very 1993 Tv documentary regarding the show and designed appearances at conventions that celebrated the series.”Correction Jan. 2, 2015 A preceding version of the tale improperly said that Jethro Bodine was Jed Clampett’s son. He was in fact his nephew.