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Local musician Wanda Faye Rogers dies as 89
Wanda Faye, a short-term Columbia Records recording artist who sang with country legends like Glen Campbell, Lefty Frizzell, Johnny Cash, Ernest Tubbs, Minnie Pearl and Roy Orbison, has died. The New Mexico native who found a niche in local country music circles after settling down in south Modesto passed away Thursday at the age of 89. Her 10-year struggle with dementia ended at Hy-Lond Convalescent Hospital in Modesto.