A series of tributes to Miss Ellie and Jock Ewing will feature in the first season of Dallas on TNT reports TVGuide.
Bobby Ewing will be seen laying flowers at his mamas grave with the the headstone reading ” ELLIE SOUTHWORTH EWING FARLOW .
Patrick Duffy told William Keck of TVGuide that the scenes evoked memories of Barbara Bel Gel Geddes “‘Oh, that’s right — she’s gone.’ It was hard to get through the dialogue”.
In another scene Bobby and Ann Ewing will visit a sweetheart tree where his parents carved their initials.
Barbara Bel Geddes passed away in 2005 following a battle with lung cancer and Jim Davis – the actor who portrayed Ellie’s tough and ruthless husband Jock Ewing – died of cancer at 72 in 1981.
A portrait featuring the two characters will appear in the new series
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