Marjorie McCarthy Gless, dead at 84

Mother of thesp Sharon Gless

Marjorie McCarthy Gless, mother of actress Sharon Gless, died Saturdayof natural causes at her home in Carmel. She was 84.

Gless was the daughter of legendary entertainment attorney Neil S. McCarthy, whose client roster included Cecil B. DeMille, Louis B. Mayer and Howard Hughes.

In addition to her daughter, Gless is survived by two sons and five grandchildren, including Bridget Gless, who is an agent-in-training for ICM.

Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturdayat Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City.

Family suggests donations in Gless’ name be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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