Recordings (notable singles): "I Hear You Knocking"/"Never Leave Me" (Dot, 1955); "Memories Are Made of This"/"Teen Age Prayer" (Dot, 1955); "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" (Dot, 1956); "Ivory Tower" (Dot, 1956); "Dark Moon" (Dot, 1957).
3 Print Biographies |
10 Interviews |
18 Articles |
4 Pictorials |
11 Magazine Cover Photos |
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My successes have certainly not been without problems. During the 1970s I experienced a terribly low and painful time of dealing with alcoholism...I thank God daily that I have been fully recovered for more than 20 years. During my struggle, I had no idea of the blessing my experience could turn out to be! I've had the opportunity to share with others suffering with alcoholism the knowledge that ...
Born Josephine Owaissa Cottle, the youngest of five children, in Bloomington, a small town in the coastal bend area of Texas, her unusual middle name, "Owaissa" is an Indian word meaning "bluebird" and was given to her by an older sister, Lois.