Born in Dirt Town in 1878, Fate played banjo with The Skillet Lickers, a popular string band in the 1920’s. He also made his one man band contraption which he played up until his death. He made the circuit through out Georgia playing.
The statue honoring Chattoogans who served in World War 1. There was a rededication on May 29,2021 in it’s new location in Dowdy Park