The day before the 2017 Oscars, Bill Paxton passed away due to complications from heart surgery. He was a Fort Worth native, who went on to star in blockbusters and TV dramas. McClatchy Alexa Ard / McClatchy
The day before the 2017 Oscars, Bill Paxton passed away due to complications from heart surgery. He was a Fort Worth native, who went on to star in blockbusters and TV dramas. McClatchy Alexa Ard / McClatchy

Despite Hollywood fame, Bill Paxton never forgot Fort Worth roots

February 26, 2017 09:52 AM