Aniston announced the news late on Wednesday, releasing a statement to People.
"It is with great sadness that my brother John and I announce the passing of our Mother Nancy Dow," Aniston said in her statement. "She was 79 years old and passed peacefully surrounded by family and friends after enduring a long illness. We ask that our family's privacy be respected as we grieve our loss."
Dow had reportedly suffered a stroke in 2011, and a second one last year, according to People.
Dow made her mark appearing in 1960s TV series such as "The Beverly Hillbillies" and "The Wild Wild West," and most recently appeared in the 2004 drama "Pure." She married her second husband, soap star John Aniston, in 1965. They divorced in 1980 when Jennifer Aniston was 9.
Aniston and her mother had a famous falling
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The 41-year-old, who got engaged to the former "Friends" star last summer, wants her mother to be present when they exchange vows.
"Justin has been instrumental in convincing Jen to reconcile with her mother. He's encouraged her to forgive Nancy for writing a book about Jen and giving interviews about her that she regarded as excessively indiscreet," dailymail.co.uk quoted a source as saying.
"Two years ago Jen.
The Daily Mail reports that Aniston is considering inviting her mother, Nancy Dow, to her wedding to Theroux, despite their estrangement since the mid-'90s. A source tells the site that Aniston "is going back and forth" on whether or not to extend Dow an invitation.
"As it stands, she's going to invite Nancy to the wedding -- but it's not set in stone," the source said.
That same insider credits Theroux for helping thaw relations between Aniston and Dow. Aniston cut off all ties after Dow gave an interview about the star in 1996, and didn't invite her to her 2000 nuptials to Brad Pitt. She wasn't planning on inviting Dow to her next wedding, either, the source revealed, but the actor convinced Aniston to give her mother another chance.
"Justin's mantra is that time heals
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux have been engaged for over a year, but they are not rushing down the aisle any time soon! Jen had been super busy planning a summer wedding, when all of a sudden “the wedding talk stopped.” Read on to find out why.
Jennifer Aniston’s Wedding On Hold?
Jen, 44, and Justin, 41, were set to wed this summer, but so far, no wedding has materialized.
As of a few months ago, “wedding bands were designed, and Jen was deciding on a dress,” as insider told People. “She was so happy to be planning,” and “her team was trying to clear her schedule for a spring wedding.”
However, there is now “no new wedding date,” because Jen and Justin are overwhelmed
Jennifer Aniston, 44, normally loves to show off her toned legs or fit arms in her sexy Hollywood event ensembles, but the fit actress revealed her shockingly large bust — and kept her midsection camouflaged – in a slimming little black dress during the Guys Choice Awards on June 8 in Los Angeles.
Jennifer Aniston’s Pregnancy Curves?
The We’re the Millers actress is set to tie the knot with her fiance Justin Theroux, 41, this summer, but it looks like the couple could have gotten a jump-start on their baby plans. Jennifer showed off her sexy cleavage at the Guys Choice Awards in L.A. on June 8, and a source at the event tells HollywoodLife.
Jennifer Aniston has a very good reason for not inviting her mom Nancy Dow to her summer wedding to Justin Theroux, and she is not being spiteful. HollywoodLife.com can exclusively reveal that Jen does not want her mom at her wedding because she is afraid she will leak all the details!
Jennifer Aniston’s Wedding — Mom Not Invited Because Fear She’ll Talk To Media
Jen famously failed to invite her mom to her 2000 wedding to Brad Pitt, because Nancy previously gave a tell all interview about her daughter, and it looks like Jen is once bitten, twice shy.
“Jennifer is scared that her Mom will talk to the media after the wedding and she doesn’t want to deal with that headache,
The "Wanderlust" actress is not inviting her mother, Nancy Dow, to her upcoming wedding, according to VH1's The Gossip Table. If the report is accurate, this will be the second time Aniston nixed her mama from the guest list. Dow was also denied an invite to Jen's 2000 wedding to Brad Pitt.
The "Friends" alum and her mom have been on the outs since 1996, after Dow gave a televised interview about the star.
VH1's Marianne Garvey reports (video below) that a friend of Theroux revealed the snub, and said it may not just be because the ladies are in an on-going feud.
"They are having a small, intimate wedding, and a lot of people have been left off, but Nancy's name is the first,
Jennifer Aniston is set to walk down the aisle with her fiancé Justin Theroux this summer, but one face that will not be seen at the wedding will be Nancy Dow‘s. Jen failed to invite her mom to her 2000 wedding to Brad Pitt, and it looks like the ice has not thawed in the last decade.
Jennifer Aniston’s Wedding — Mom Nancy Dow Not Invited Again
Jennifer, 44, is getting married for the second time this summer, and while this will be a totally different event in comparison to her elaborate wedding to Brad, one detail remains the same: Nancy will not be attending.
“For her wedding to Brad, she left her mom off the guest list, and a friend of Justin’s said that it is going to happen again this summer,
A source told Radar Online that the 44-year old actress, who is set to marry Justin Theroux, has Indicated that the nuptials will be a small and private affair with just a select few invited, including her mother Nancy Dow, Contactmusic reported.
The source revealed that those who are invited have been told to drop everything they are doing and head to the location whenever.
The 44-year-old actress is reportedly set to marry Theroux and has told guests, including her mother Nancy Dow, who she was previously estranged from, to be prepared to attend the wedding as soon as she receives information about the whereabouts of the private celebration because the guests will only be given short notice.
"Indications are it's going to be a small, private affair with a few people. Guests have heard rumours about the wedding being held.
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