Widower Sheriff Andy and his son Opie live with Andy's Aunt Bee in Mayberry NC. With virtually no crimes to solve, most of Andy's time is spent philosophizing and calming down his cousin Deputy Barney.
Widower Steve Douglas raises three sons with the help of his father-in-law, and is later aided by the boys' great-uncle. An adopted son, a stepdaughter, wives, and another generation of sons join the loving family in later seasons.
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Granny tells Jethro to bare his head in the presence of the Stars and Bars. However, the flag is actually the battle flag of Gen. Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia and not any of the three variations of the Stars and Bars. See more »