|Birth Name||Linda Marie Hines|
|Birth City||Kansas City, Missouri|
|Birth Country||United States|
|No Of Children||2|
|Date of Birth||October 4,1941|
|Married Date||January 21,1961|
Lori Saunders is a former American film and television actress. She is best remembered for her portrayal of Bobbie Jo Bradley in the television series Petticoat Junction from 1965 to 1970.
Saunders is currently 79 years old. She was born on October 4, 1941, in Kansas City, Missouri, USA, as Linda Marie Hines. Talking about her height, as per IMDb bio, she stands 5 ft and 5 in (1.65 m) tall.
Besides this, not much is known about her parents, siblings, and early life. Lori studied under acting coach Jeff Corey for a brief time before starting her professional career.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Saunders has a net worth of $3 million as of 2021. She started her career from a young age, making her debut at 19 with multiple episodes of ABC sitcom The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet in 1960.
The 79-year-old also appeared in another ABC series called Burke's Law and in the episode "The Prairie Elephant" of CBS's Rawhide's fourth season.
Her breakthrough role went on to be the brunette middle-sister "Bobbie Jo Bradley" in the rural sitcom Petticoat Junction, which she played for five years. Saunders had replaced actress Pat Woodell who left the show to focus on her musical career in 1965.
Lori also played the recurring character "Betty Gordon" in the last season of CBS sitcom, The Beverly Hillbillies. The 79-year-old continued to appear on shows like Daniel Boone and The Courtship of Eddie's Father during her career peak.
Saunders played Betsy McGuire in Dusty's Trail in 1973. Her role as Dorian / Meliza in the 1966 cult horror film Blood Bath also earned her significant recognition. Lori's other film credits include A Day at the White House, So Sad About Gloria, Captive, The Girls on The Beach, and Mara of the Wilderness.
Saunders has been married to Bernard Sandler since January 21, 1961. Her husband, now retired, served as an owner and agent of Commercial Talent Agency.
The couple has two children: Ronald Sandler and Stacy Sandler. Their daughter Stacy works in the camera and electrical department of the movie and film industry.
They are also grandparents to two lovely granddaughters, Amanda and Jaclyn Marie. Lori and Bernard now live a peaceful life in Southern California with their family.
A total vegetarian and an outdoor person, Saunders spends her day growing fruits and vegetables in her home garden and focusing on her true passion: photography, art sculpture, and oil painting.
What happened to Lori Saunders from Petticoat Junction?
Lori Saunders from Petticoat Junction retired from acting in 1980.
How old is Lori Saunders?
Saunders is 79 years old; she was born on October 4, 1941, in Kansas City, Missouri.