Jane Wyatt, the star best known for her role as mother on the hit show "Father Knows Best" has died from natural causes at the age of 96. Her role helped her to win the Emmy Award.
She starred in numerous movies including Great Expectations and also one episode of Star Trek, playing the role of Mr Spock's mother. She reprised that role again in another Star Trek movie, The Voyage Home.
Jane Wyatt was also blacklisted by the House Un-American Activities Committee in the 1950's, after she hosted a performance of the Bolshoi Ballet with President Roosevelt. Wyatt is survived by her two sons, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.