Jackie Ormes – Cause of Death, Age, Date, and Facts

The cartoonist Jackie Ormes passed away at age 74, this age of death has to be considered respectable. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Jackie Ormes and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American cartoonist who created the Torchy Brown comic and the Patty-Jo ‘n’ Ginger panel. She was a freelance writer before she started drawing cartoons.  

She began her career by writing for the Pittsburgh Courier while she was still in high school. 

Her character Patty Jo was turned into a doll in 1947. It was one of the first African American dolls and is considered a rare collector item. 

Her father died when she was just six years old, leading her and her sister to live with her aunt and uncle for a while. When her mother remarried she relocated the family to Monongahela, Pennsylvania. 

She and Lincoln Peirce both illustrated comic strips. 

How did Jackie Ormes die?

Information about the death of Jackie Ormes
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death74 years
Death dateDecember 26, 1985
Place of deathChicago, Illinois, United States
Place of burialN/A