Thelma Harper and her spinster sister Fran open their home to Thelma's recently divorced son Vinton and his teenage son and daughter. It's quite an adjustment for everyone, especially the cranky, argumentative Thelma.
Last Episode06x20 Bye-Bye -- Baby! Aired: Feb. 24, 1990
In the series finale, Naomi go into labor and Mama has to deliver the Harper's newest family member.
Series Fun Facts
- Aunt Fran (Rue McClanahan) was written out by having her die while choking on a toothpick in the bathroom of the Bigger Jigger.
- The original address of Mama's house is 1 Old Decatur Road.
- Carol Burnett was originally supposed to play Mama and Vicki Lawrence was not even in the sketch until Carol Burnett suggested Vicki to play Mama after she wanted Eunice.