Sources have just confirmed the death of Mary Ann Mobley Collins, who was an actress, philanthropist, and the first Miss America from Mississippi back in 1959.
The 77-year-old passed away on Tuesday at her Beverly Hills home.
Mary made many appearances in movies, on TV, and on Broadway.
She was also known for her humanitarian efforts, which she was passionate about with her husband Gary Collins. Gary died in 2012.
Our hearts go out to her family and friends during this difficult time.
[Image via WENN.]