McQueen was best know for her role as Prissy from Gone with the Wind
"As my ancestors are free from slavery, I am free from the slavery of religion."
"If we had put the energy on earth and on people that we put on mythology and on Jesus Christ, we wouldn't have any hunger or homelessness."
In her will, she left money for the Freedom from Religion Foundation, a group of atheists, agnostics, and freethinkers. She also donated her body to science.