Andy Griffith Died of Heart Attack

Published on NewsOK Modified: July 6, 2012 at 2:00 pm •  Published: July 5, 2012

Andy Griffith's death certificate reveals that the actor's passing was caused by a heart attack, according to The Associated Press.

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The certificate reportedly states that the 86-year-old suffered from years of coronary artery disease, hypertension and possibly high cholesterol or high triglycerides. The document goes on to reveal that Griffith fell victim to a heart attack 24 hours before his death.

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