Get our free weekly newsletter

Posted inArts & EntertainmentBuckheadPeople

Atlanta guitar legend is honored as ‘Positive Aging Icon’ in Buckhead

The way Beverly “Guitar” Watkins tells it, her association with the musical instrument that’s become a part of her name goes back to the 1940s. She was a young girl then, living with her grandparents in a farming community outside Commerce, Ga. Watkins had been born in 1939 in Atlanta, a “Grady baby,” but after […]