Was the 15th actress to receive an Academy Award; she won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for The Grapes of Wrath (1940) at The 13th Academy Awards on February 27, 1941.
I've played Henry Fonda's mother so often that, whenever we run into each other, I call him "Son" and he calls me "Ma", just to save time.
Often played mothery women
Patti Mary Woodard
Palmyra, Missouri, USA
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA