Beloved TV star Lou Myers has died following heart surgery in West Virginia.
Bing: Lou Myers filmography
Myers played Mr. Vernon Gaines on the hit '80s comedy.
The actor was hospitalized in January after collapsing at his home.
TMZ reports Myers fell into a coma on Tuesday and was declared dead hours later.
He also appeared in the films "Volcano," "Tin Cup" and "How Stella Got Her Groove Back."