Jim VarneyAge: 50
rubber-faced comic actor who portrayed the dolty hayseed Ernest in dozens of commercials and nine films, including Ernest Goes to Camp (1987) and Ernest Rides Again (1993). He also voiced the character of Slinky Dog in theToy Story films. Died: White House, Tenn., Feb. 10, 2000
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