According to Radaronline, Blount more than likely died on Monday, Pulaski County Coroner Garland Camper told the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, noting there were no signs of foul play on the premises of her home.
Blount’s widower Ray McKinnon, who’s also involved in show business, was not in town, officials said. The couple won the best live-action short film Academy Award in 2002 for their film, The Accountant.
In addition to her role in An Officer and a Gentleman, Blount appeared in films such as Great Balls of Fire! andChrystal, as well as TV shows such as Moonlighting and Picket Fences.
There is no official cause of death at this time.