This show is one of my all time favorites! Simple, clean, and well written. Sgt. Carter and Private Gomer Pyle play so well off each other. Never gets old. Sadly, Frank Sutton (Sgt. Carter) died of a heart attack in 1974 and Jim Neighbors (Gomer) is one of the last surviving cast members.
Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. is an American situation comedy that originally aired on CBS from September 25, 1964, to May 2, 1969. The series was a spinoff of The Andy Griffith Show, and the pilot was aired as the finale of the fourth season of The Andy Griffith Show on May 19, 1964. The show ran for five seasons and a total of 150 episodes.