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Actor John Witherspoon Dies

Aaron McGwire

Oct. 29, 2019

Comedian John Witherspoon From Friday dies

The comedian and Friday actor died at age 77 on October 29. “He was a Legend in the entertainment industry, and a father figure to all who watched him over the years. We love you ‘POPS’ always & forever,” Witherspoon’s family said in a statement on Twitter. He was also known as the famous actor, Gramps in Boondocks. He was featured as the Pops in The Wayans Bros. in 1995 series.

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