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Millicent "Penny" Gordon Woods

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Name:
Millicent "Penny" Gordon Woods
Age:
10 - 13
Gender:
Female
Other Names:
Penny, Millicent Gordon
Relatives:
Willona Woods (Adoptive mother)
Lenela Gordon (Biological mother)
Unnamed Father
Occupation:
Student
Portrayed By:


Penny Gordon Woods is a character who appears on the CBS-TV series Good Times in Seasons 5 and 6. The part of Penny is played by actress/singer/recording artist and entertainer Janet Jackson.

About PennyEdit

Born Millicent Gordon on August 16, 1966 in Chicago, Penny's mother, Lenela Gordon (played by Chip Fields) was 15 years old when Penny was born, her father left before she was born. Penny's biological mother was abusive to her, she would often have many bandages to cover her wounds. One day Penny tried to get on the bus with no money, J.J. saw this and convinced everyone to donate, including the bus driver. She came to the Evans' apartment in search for J.J. and didn't want to leave. She gradually falls in love with J.J. telling him she would love to marry him someday. Soon after it was later found out that she was abused by her own mother. It took a long ordeal to get Penny adopted. Soon she became the adopted daughter of their good neighbor friend Willona Woods and Penny lived a better life.  

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