The Young And The Restless (Y&R) cast, crew and fans are mourning the passing of a legend. Jerry Douglas, who played John Abbott on the sudser, died on November 9 at the age of 88 . Jess Walton (Jill Abbott) who plays Jill Abbott, and recently lost her real life husband John W James, paid tribute to Douglas. “Rest in peace my dear TV husband Jerry Douglas. Thank you for the laughter all those years. Much much love to you and your beautiful family Kim and Hunter and everyone.” “Sending…Get The Scoop!