Phyllis Thaxter obituary

Hollywood actor known for playing wholesome wives and Ma Kent in Superman Although Phyllis Thaxter, who has died aged 92, had a successful career in films throughout the 1940s and 50s, many will ...

Phyllis Thaxter, 'Superman' actress, dies at 90

Phyllis Thaxter, who played Superman's mother in the 1978 blockbuster starring Christopher Reeve, has died at age 90. According to her daughter, actress Skye Aubrey, Thaxter passed away Tuesday (Aug. ...