SVP & Russillo's comment: The voice of wisdom and the parental authority over the main cast in "What's Happening." Mabel was the mother of Roger and Dee.
Courtesy of Jim Smeal
SVP & Russillo's comment: The wife of sports columnist Ray Barone in "Everybody Loves Raymond." She lives with him and their three kids. To her dismay , Ray's parents Frank and Marie, live directly across the street.