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'Little House on the Prairie' cast then and now - Photos - 'Little House on the Prairie': Where Are They Now?

Dabbs Greer (Reverand Robert Alden) Best remembered as Reverend Alden on 'Little House,' Robert William 'Dabbs' Greer was a ubiquitous supporting cast member on the small screen though he was later typecast as a minister, performing marriages on 'The Dick Van Dyke Show' and 'The Brady Bunch,' and healing the cast of 'Picket Fences.' Most recently, in 1999, he appeared in 'Green Mile' as the older version of Tom Hanks. He died in 2007, having suffered from a kidney and heart ailment.


William “Dabbs” Greer, best known as Reverend Alden on "Little House on the Prairie", graduated from Drury College in 1939 with a bachelor's degree in English.


Dabbs Greer - Dabbs Greer was an American character actor who performed many diverse supporting roles in film and television for about 50 years. Greer had a prominent continuing role in the NBC TV series Little House on the Prairie as Reverend Alden from 1974 to 1983.


Hot Cars (1956) Stars: John Bromfield, Carol Shannon, Joi Lansing, Dabbs Greer, Ralph Clanton ~ Director: Don McDougall