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Unread 2016-05-27, 15:49   #1
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8. Aunt Bee did not like Andy.

Yes, sadly, this rumor is true- Francis Bavier, for whatever reason, never liked Andy Griffith. Andy Griffith admitted he never quite understood her dislike. In 1972, long after the series was cancelled, Andy and Ronnie Howard paid a visit to Francis' home. They were turned away.

In 1989, shortly before her death, Francis told Andy she regretted they were not closer all those years.

Quite the hottie when she was young:

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She was a rather difficult person.
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