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Grotbags actor Carol Lee Scott no more

Gina Mear announced the news that she lost her actor-aunt to cancer on Thursday on Twitter.

Published: 07th July 2017 10:18 AM  |   Last Updated: 07th July 2017 10:18 AM   |  A+A-

Her niece Gina Mear announced the news that she lost her aunt on Thursday on Twitter, reports mirror.co.uk

Comedian Rufus Hound remembered late Carol Lee Scott as an icon for folk of his generation. (Courtesy-Bridgwater Mercury)


LONDON: "Grotbags" actor Carol Lee Scott died after a battle with cancer. She was 74.

Her niece Gina Mear announced the news that she lost her aunt on Thursday on Twitter, reports mirror.co.uk.

She shared a photo of Scott as Grotbags, as well as a recent family image of her, and wrote: "My dear aunty Carol passed away yesterday, RIP Grotbags, I will miss you."

Mear gave more details in a public Facebook post, writing: "My dear aunty Carol lost her brave fight against cancer yesterday. To many of you she was Grotbags - a legend! To me she was just aunty Carol. I shall miss her hugely, rest in peace Carol."

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