Richard Farnsworth (1920 - 2000)
Father of Diamond Farnsworth
Grandfather of
Courtney Farnsworth
The Cowboys (1972) [Henry Williams]: Shot to death in the final battle between the teenage cowboys and the outlaws. (There was so much going on that I couldn't actually spot Richard during the battle, but it's clear that all the outlaws were killed.)

The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972) [Outlaw]: Shot to death, along with the rest of the outlaw gang, by Paul Newman when Paul returns to the saloon after having been left for dead. (I couldn't tell precisely which one of the many outlaws was Richard, but they all end up dead.)

Anne of Green Gables (1985) [Matthew Cuthbert]: Dies of a heart attack while working in the fields with Megan Follows. (Thanks to Ralph and Bryan)

Misery (1990) [Sheriff John T. 'Buster' McCain]: Shot in the back by Kathy Bates as Richard is coming down the stairs to rescue James Caan. (Thanks to Tal, Adam, Nancy, Bryan, and Tommy)

(Note: As a professional stunt performer, Richard also "died" in place of other actors, including Arthur Hunnicutt in
The Outer Limits: Cry of Silence, among others.)

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Richard Farnsworth in 'Misery'