Joyce Ingalls Dead: Actress, Model, Wife of Producer Darrell Fetty Dies at Age 65

Joyce Ingalls
Joyce Ingalls poses for a portrait in circa 1978. She died on Aug. 5 at the age of 65.  Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images

Actress and model Joyce Ingalls died at age 65 on Aug. 5. A rep for her husband, Emmy-nominated producer Darrell Fetty, confirmed the news to The Hollywood Reporter on Wednesday, Aug. 19. 

A cause of death was not released, but the family asked that donations be made to the Little Brown Church, where Ingalls and Ferry were married and worked with a homeless ministry, and to the Cancer Support Center in L.A.’s Sherman Oaks neighborhood. 

Ingalls, who is best known for her role as a prostitute in 1978’s Paradise Alley alongside Sylvester Stallone, also appeared in 1975’s The Man Who Would Not Die, 1983’s Deadly Force, and 1998’s Lethal Weapon 4

Her husband was nominated for an Emmy in 2012 as a producer on the History Channel miniseries Hatfields & McCoys

The pair married in 1984. She is survived by Fetty, their sons Derek and Tyler, her mother JoAnn, and her eight brothers and sisters. 

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