Bluegrass, folk, and Celtic singer known for her #1 hits "Goin' Gone" and "Burnin' Old Memories."
After attending West Virginia University and dropping out, she moved to Nashville. She worked at the Country Music Hall of Fame as a tour guide.
She won a Grammy Award in 1993 for her gospel-influenced Christmas album.
She grew up in Cross Lanes with her parents.
Her single "Mary, Did You Know?" was covered by Wynonna Judd.