Actress best known for her roles in various film and TV westerns. Some of her most famous roles came on shows like The Range Rider and in films like Wyoming Law opposite John Wayne.
She was born in Oakland, California and won a beauty contest at 17 before appearing in her first film, Eight Girls on a Boat, in 1934.
Her son, Mike Stokey, Jr., has served as a military technical consultant on notable films like The Thin Red Line and Tropic Thunder.
She was married three times, the last of which being to Air Force sergeant John Canavan.
She co-starred with Clayton Moore in the 1949 serial Ghost of Zorro.