Helen Martin

227 | Naiquan Greene | 07/31/2013 | 12:27 PM EDT

The St.Louis, Missouri native was best known for her role as Weeping Wanda on the sitcom 'Good Times' and as Pearl Shay on the sitcom 227.

As gossip-loving Pearl Shay, Helen Martin added insight and truth to her character on 227. Although, Martin’s sun has set, she shed light as a mother in many sitcoms after 227The Parent ‘Hood, The Wayans Bros. and The Jamie Foxx Show.

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