- Name: Tammy Faye Messner
- Born: 03/07/1942
- Died: 07/20/2007 (65 years old)
- Occupation: Evangelist, singer, entrepreneur, author, television personality
- Website: http://tammyfaye.com/
Tamara Faye Messner (née LaValley, formerly Bakker; March 7, 1942? July 20, 2007) was an American Christian singer, evangelist, author, talk show hostess, and television personality. She initially gained notice for her work with The PTL Club, a televangelist program that she co-founded with her husband Jim Bakker in 1974. They had hosted their own puppet show series for local programming in Minnesota in the early 1970s; Messner also had a career as a recording artist. In 1978, she and Bakker built Heritage USA, a Christian theme park.
Birth Name: Tamara Faye LaValley
Alias: Tamara Faye LaValley
Birth Place: International Falls, Minnesota, U.S.
Death Place: Loch Lloyd, Missouri, U.S.