Andy Griffith passed away on the morning of July 3rd and was buried in Roanoke Island, North Carolina just hours after his passing. Now, it’s been revealed that his cause of death was a heart attack.
According to the actor’s death certificate, which was filed in Dare County, North Carolina, Andy suffered a heart attack just 24 hours before his passing. Sad.
The death certificate also revealed that he was battling coronary artery disease and hypertension prior to his July 3rd passing. His wife Cindi Knight, said, “Andy was a person of incredibly strong Christian faith and was prepared for the day he would be called Home to his Lord. He is the love of my life, my constant companion, my partner, and my best friend. I cannot imagine life without Andy, but I take comfort and strength in God’s Grace and in the knowledge that Andy is at peace and with God.”