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    Days Vet dead at 76

    Saturday, April 07 2007


    Edward Mallory (ex-Bill Horton) dead at 76 (NBC)
    Soaps.com is saddened to announce that soap vet, Edward Mallory (ex-Bill Horton, Days of Our Lives) has passed on due to a lengthy illness. The type illness has not yet been released. Mallory was born June 14, 1930 and passed on Tuesday April 4 in Cumberland Maryland.

    Mallory played Dr. Bill Horton from 1966- 1980 and later became a daytime director. He directed Days of Our Lives, All My Children, The Young and the Restless and General Hospital in the 1990's and then moved on to producing.

    Before his long term role on Days, Mallory played parts on television shows such as 'McHale's Navy', 'The Munsters' and 'Bewitched', and portrayed a bit part in the well known jailbird movie, 'Birdman of Alcatraz'.
    Mallory was an Artist in Residence at Frostburg State University in Maryland. He is survived by another daytime vet, and ex-wife, Suzanne Zenor (who portrayed daughter-in-law Margo Anderman Horton from 1977-1980) son John Mallory Asher (with Joyce Bulifant), and grandson Evan.

    Soaps.com wishes to express our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Mr. Mallory.


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    USER COMMENTS

    Posted by moma at Saturday, April 07 2007 11:53 AM

    I remember Mr. Mallory... God is claiming a lot of our alumni lately isn't he??? Mr. Mallory had a lot of good storylines and will be missed. You guys that are new to "DOOL" missed a lot of good acting then.. same as now. This cast is FANTASTIC too!!
    Mr. Mallory's family: SO SORRY be a p eace and know that he's feeling better now.... GOD BLESS

    Posted by vernonda2n1 at Saturday, April 07 2007 10:48 PM

    To: the family of Mr. Edward Mallory,
    Sorry for your loss, may god bless you in your time of need. He will be missed and was great actor!

    Posted by buttlerflies at Sunday, April 08 2007 08:44 AM

    he will be missed

    Posted by Chrissi_Soaps.com at Sunday, April 08 2007 04:38 PM

    Yes, this is the second one this week, moma. How very sad.

    Chrissi

    Posted by jcrobinson at Monday, April 09 2007 11:38 AM

    Chrissi, I know how attached you are to Days and all of its actors! It's always sad to hear of anyone's passing.
    What role did Mr. Mallory play on GH in the late 90's? I'm guessing Edward Quartermain?

    Posted by JMTRUE at Tuesday, April 10 2007 07:58 PM

    Mr.Mallory didn't have a role on GH, he wrote and directed on the show.

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