Actress Ja’Net DuBois passed away in her sleep last night.
TMZ reports, Ja’net Dubois — one of the main characters on “Good Times” — was found dead Tuesday. Ja’net played the Evans family’s sassy neighbor Willona Woods on the classic ’70s TV series. Her family says Ja’net died unexpectedly in her sleep overnight at her home in Glendale, CA.
It’s unclear who discovered her body Tuesday morning. TMZ was told Ja’net hadn’t complained of any specific ailments recently, and appeared to be in good health to those around her. She even attended a fan event in Hollywood a couple weeks ago.
Check out Ja’Net DuBois as the unforgettable ‘Wilona Woods’ in this classic clip.
Ja’Net also famously played the role of Stormy Monday in the 1973 film, Five On The Black Hand Side.
Rest in power, Ja’Net DuBois.