Alabama-born actress who appeared as a munchkin in the classic 1939 film The Wizard of Oz.
She was born in Tuscumbia, Alabama.
She didn't realize that her 3'5" stature made her a dwarf until she was approached by a group of dwarfs at the Tennessee State Fair who asked her to join their show.
She had a son and a daughter with her husband Willie Pellegrini.
Pellegrini played a munchkin alongside Judy Garland's, character, Dorothy, in The Wizard of Oz.