TITLE

THE SCREEN GODDESS: JAYNE KENNEDY

AUTHOR(S)
Overton, Cheyenne; Overton, Savannah; Overton, Kopper; Overton, Zaire
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Essence (Time Inc.);May2012, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p107
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article relates the relationship between Jayne Kennedy, an African American beauty queen and sportscaster, and her daughters. 16-year-old Zaire Overton thinks that her mother is not only beautiful but also real. Cheyenne Overton says her mother's time and kindness are examples of the simplest gifts that she cherishes the most. Kopper Overton shares that her mother's encouragement helped her find out what she wants to do with her life.
ACCESSION #
74079236

 

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