Frances Yarborough Biography


Frances Yarborough was an American actress.

Relationship Facts of Frances Yarborough

  • Frances Yarborough is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Frances Yarborough?

Frances Yarborough was possibly single. But she was married to her husband till his last breath.

She exchanged vows with Don Knotts in the year 2002 but the wedding details are not disclosed.

This ex-couple together does not have any children, but Frances was the step-mother of Don’s children Thomas plus Karen.

Death of Don Knotts

At the age of 81, he said goodbye to the world in LA. He took his last breath on 24 Feb 2006 and passed away due to complications of pneumonia related to lung cancer.

Who was Frances Yarborough?

Frances Yarborough was an American actress. She was popular for being the wife of a late actor & comedian, Don Knotts.

Frances Yarborough- Age, Death

At the age of 86, this occasional actress said goodbye to the world. She kicked the bucket on 28 Oct 2013 due to a natural cause.

Frances Yarborough- Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Her birth year was 1927 and she was born in Oconee County, Georgia, United States. The name of her father was Cecil Yarborough and her mother was Emmie Tippet.

Frances’s ancestry was Caucasian and had a sister named Jean Yarborough.

As per the academics, she completed her schooling but the name of the institute is not shared.

Frances Yarborough- Professional Life, Career

Frances Yarborough as an actress had appeared only in one project. As a Jury, she was seen in a 1976’s crime-drama movie titled The Electric Chair.

It was directed by J.G. Patterson Jr. and the main casts were Katherine Cortez, Larry Parks, Nita Patterson, etc.

Quicks Facts of Don Knotts

  • His birth name was Jesse Donald Knotts.
  • He had three older brothers.
  • His dad was a farmer while his mom was a homemaker.
  • He also served in the US military from 1943 till 1946.
  • He assisted in fighting World War II.
  • His first TV series was titled Search for Tomorrow (1953–1955).
  • He is married three times but divorced two times.
  • He raised his daughter, Karen Knotts on his own.

Frances Yarborough- Net Worth, Salary

As per the reports of 2021, her accumulated net worth was around $20 million US. But the yearly salary from her career is under the rug.

Most of the assets she owned were for her late husband, Don. His financial worth at the time of death was calculated at $20 million.

Rumors, Controversy

This The Electric Chair actress was keeping herself away from rumors and desperate scandals.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Frances Yarborough’s height and body weight were average. In addition, she had grey eyes plus her hair color was turned grey.

Social Media

Frances was not available on social sites like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

Click to read about Pat Bergeson, Emilio Estefan, and Rachel Reinert.