Oral History Information
Cathy Watkins worked for Mississippi Music for over 35 years! Although she spent much of her time in the Purchasing Department, Cathy played a vital role in the organization’s Wholesale Division, Eagle Distributors. She worked very closely with the two founders, Mac and Jimmy Johnson, and even shared an office with Miss Mac for several years. Her late husband, Gil, was the store’s top salesman from 1988 until 1997. Cathy’s friendships with her coworkers was a contributing factor to the family feeling at Mississippi Music.