Obituary: Dallas McKennon

Actor Dallas McKennon (b.1919) died on July 14, five days before his nintieth birthday. McKennon is best known as a voice actor, having provided voices for numerous Disney films, including Bedknobs and Broomsticks, Mary Poppins, and 101 Dalmatians. He also did numerous voices for the “Woody Woodpecker” cartoons and provided the voice for Archie Andrews in Archie and the voice of Gumby. McKennon’s voice work can also be heard throughout the Disney amusement parks. Early in his career, he made numerous appearances on such television shows and films including My Favorite Martian, Son of Flubber, and 7 Faces of Dr. Lao.