It’s a sad sad day in the world of legendary television. Joe Conley, who famously played Ike (a shopkeeper) in the Walton’s died today at the age of 89. The news, confirmed by his former co-star Mary McDonough is truly disheartening.
“It is a a sad day,” McDonough wrote. “So sorry to let you know Joe Conley, our beloved Ike Godsey, passed early this morning , please keep him, (wife) Louise, and his family in your prayers . RIP Mr. Godsey.”