A true TV icon and surrogate mother to multiple generations, actress Florence Henderson passed away this past Thursday. And she is already deeply missed. Her TV brood has gathered on various forms of social media, with all but one sharing their kind thoughts and memories of the The Brady Bunch mom. Henderson died at the age of 82, living a full life that was filled with memorable TV and movie roles. But perhaps none resonated more than that of Carol Brady. And she certainly made an impact on the young cast she worked with for 5 seasons.

Maureen McCormick, who played oldest daughter Marcia Brady, seemed to remain closest to Florence throughout the years. She was one of the first to respond to the sudden and unexpected death. She had this to say about her beloved second mother.

"You are in my heart forever Florence. Florence Henderson was a dear friend for so very many years & in my <3 forever. Love & hugs to her family. I'll miss u dearly #RIPFlorence."

Barry Williams, who played oldest son Greg Brady, and even boasted about 'dating' Florence Henderson at one point, was also distraught over the loss. He took his feeling to Twitter, heartbroken to hear the news, which came shortly after he got engaged to his longtime girlfriend. He says this.

"Deeply saddened. Florence was one of the most gracious people I have ever known, Proud to call her Mom and life long friend. #RIPFlorence"

Florence Henderson played Carol Brady for five seasons, as The Brady Bunch ran from 1969 to 1974. There were four other children under her wing on the Paramount set. Susan Olsen, who played Cindy Brady, was the youngest of the six. She sends out her condolences to the surviving members of Henderson's immediate family, even remembering how Florence once helped save her life. She goes onto say this to