Actor Ralph Waite, best known for playing John Walton Sr - Papa Walton - in the long-running TV show The Waltons, has died at the age of 85. February 13, 2014.
Ralph Waite (1928–2014). Born: June 22, 1928 in White Plains, NY, USA. Died: February 13, 2014 (age 85) in Palm Desert, CA, USA.
Ralph Waite, Star of 'The Waltons,' Dies at 85 | Variety
Ralph Waite (June 1928 – February
NCIS Mr. Waite was a fine man that is so missed on the show I am sure. Missed on NCIS and missed on Bones...
Ralph Waite on Life after The Waltons-Ralph Waite died at midday today at the age of 85. Rest in Peace Ralph, you've left us w/ many happy memories. (2/13/2014)
with Ralph Waite while filming #NCIS200 ( he will always be john Walton to me ,<3 )
Ralph Waite ("The Waltons," "Bones," "NCIS") has died at age 85.
Ralph Waite - from the Waltons to NCIS - always the father figure - and a good one at that RIP 2-13-2014
Love it that Ralph Waite double acts as Daddy Gibbs AND Booth's grandpa on Bones