Meshach Taylor Dead, Designing Women Star Dies At 67

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By Michael Lewittes

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Meshach Taylor, the “Designing Women” star, has died at the age of 67.

Taylor had long battled cancer.

Before his passing, Taylor’s family posted on Facebook, “It is with love and gratitude that we sorrowfully announce that our darling, amazingly brilliant and dynamic, Meshach, the incredible father, husband, son and friend has begun his grand transition. Our friends who know and love us, please offer your prayers for his peace and blazing light as he ascends to the heavens.”

Taylor also appeared in the Mannequin films and most recently on “Criminal Minds.”

Gossip Cop extends its heartfelt condolences to Taylor’s loved ones.

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