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2005-08-10 18:06:04

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actress Barbara Bel Geddes, best known for playing matriarch Miss Ellie in the TV series "Dallas," has died at the age of 82, a representative in her agent's office said on Wednesday. The cause of death was lung cancer, Lewis Bennett a San Francisco-based cousin of the actress, told the San Francisco Chronicle. She died at her home in Maine on Monday. Bel Geddes began life as a Broadway stage actress before moving into movies in the mid-1940s. But she found her...