Donna Douglas



Donna Douglas (born Doris Ione Smith; September 26, 1932 – January 1, 2015 - (aged 82)) was an American actress and singer, known for her role as Elly May Clampett in CBS\'s The Beverly Hillbillies (1962–1971). Following her acting career, Douglas became a real estate agent, Gospel singer, inspirational speaker, and author of books for children and adults.