Days of Our Lives Alum James Hampton Passed Away! Read more here--->>
Days of Our Lives alum, James Hampton has died. Hampton who was born on July 9, 1936, passed away on April 7 at his home in Fort Worth, Texas at the age of 84.
Hampton played the contract role of Reverend Saul Taylor on Days of Our Lives for 50 episodes in 1989. In the "Days" storyline, Hampton's character was the corrupt leader of a revivalist camp whom Marcus Hunter remembered as a bomber from his childhood.
He is best known as bumbling bugler Hannibal Shirley Dobbs on the ’60s sitcom F Troop. Hampton had a long career in film and television before retiring to his native Texas. Survivors include his wife, Mary Deese, son Jim and daughter Andrea, and three grandchildren. (Obituary via https://deadline.com/.../james-hampton-dies-writer.../)