Lou Myers Dead at 77
“A Different World” star Lou Myers who was famous for playing Mr. Vernon Gaines on the famous 80’s show has died.
The president of Myers’ non-profit organization announced that Lou passed away Tuesday night in West Virginia at the Charleston Medical Center following a heart-related emergency.
He was hospitalized in December for pneumonia but released after New Year’s. He collapsed at home a few weeks later and was hospitalized again.
Myers’ who served in the United States military will receive a military burial in West Virginia. He is survived by his son and his 95-year-old mother.