Renowned for performing Betty Johnson for the 1980s sitcom Punky Brewster, she actually is also remembered on her behalf are a jazz singer. Before you begin her entertainment profession, she studied mindset at Detroit’s Shaw University. She made an appearance in two shows from the Jeffersons and in a single bout of 227. Garrett’s well-known young sister, Marla Gibbs, received many Emmy nominations on her behalf portrayal of Florence Johnston on CBS’s The Jeffersons. She and George Gaynes had been both in the ensemble of Punky Brewster.