Betty WhiteA friend of a client is recalling her as the “great woman” that she was. 

It Golden Girls star died at home on Dec. 31 at age 99, her agent Jeff Witjas Previous CelebHomes News confirms.

Now, he’s sharing his tribute to the iconic star. “Betty was a great lady,” he exclusively told CelebHomes News. Most actors who appear on TV are performing a specific role. Betty White has shown her audience who she really is by what she did. That was her genuine self.” 

Witjas also recalled her lasting legacy and her impact on animals through her charity work. 

“To all her fabulous fans, I would just say remember Betty’s legacy,” said her longtime friend. “The kindnesses, goodness and love for animals!” 

He also suggested some ways fans can continue her activism as the hashtag #BettyWhiteChallenge spread on social media. “Betty never required people to contribute money,” he stated. He said, “Betty didn’t do that. But it’s nice to show support for shelters.” You might even consider adopting an animal.