Jennifer Aniston’s Mother Nancy Dow Dies Weeks After Her Daughter ‘Visits Her For First Time In Five Years’

Jennifer Aniston’s Mother Nancy Dow Dies Weeks After Her Daughter ‘Visits Her For First Time In Five Years’ by Karly Rayner , May 26th, 2016 at 2:16am Share on Facebook Share to TwitterJennifer Aniston’s mother and Beverly Hillbillies actor, Nancy Dow, has died age 79 after a long illness.Dow, who has suffered from ill health since a series of stokes in 2011, died at her home surrounded by family and friends according a statement that was released by Jennifer Aniston and her brother Jon. It reads:Aniston with her mother, Nancy DowBorn in Connecticut as one of six daughters, Dow was an actor whose career peaked in the ’60s with her roles in The Beverly Hillbillies and The Wild Wild West . She had two children, John Jr from her first marriage to pianist Jack Melick and Jennifer with John Aniston, a Greek American actor.Dow and Jennifer Aniston have a complicated relationship and they were estranged for nine years, partly because of a book Dow penned entitled From Mother and Daughter to Friends: A Memoir. The pair reconciled before Dow’s death and The Mirror reports that Aniston visited her mother for the first time in five years just weeks before she passed away.Nancy Dow was also a modelDow’s final acting credit was for the Canadian movie Pure in 2004.(Source: Hollywood Reporter)