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Doc Watson

Musician didn’t let a handicap rule his life

June 4, 2012
Parkersburg News and Sentinel

Arthel Lane Watson was born in a rural area of North Carolina in 1923, the sixth of nine children. An infection cost him his sight about the time of his first birthday. At that time and place, a disability, such as blindness, would be a handicap hard to overcome.

 
 

 

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