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Sarah Elizabeth Bafford Hilliard
Sarah Elizabeth Bafford Hilliard
Dimples Attic is a collection of material from various sources. Some material is based on research and reference documents and some is based on information provided by other researchers, which may or may not be proven by accepted genealogical research standards. These web pages is an attempt to bring a collection of material together as a basis for additional research.

There is many years of research for both my father's family and my mother's family. My father's ancestors were Brockway's and Bobo's. My mother descended for the Drake, Hill and Vann families.

One of the main focuses on this site is the research that has been done on the "Pioneers Families" in the SE corner of Madison County Alabama. This covers the Big Cove, Owens Cross Roads, Popular Ridge and New Hope area. My Drake and Vann families settled in that area in the early 1800's and many of the families still living in this area descended from those families.

I have made contact with many cousins that have been a great help in compiling the data to create this website. I am happy to share what I have collect with other cousins.

At the top of each persons individual page is a tab labeled "Suggest." This tab is a drop down box that allows you to enter corrections or additional data about that person which is sent to me with a link back to that person. This makes it easier for me to edit that persons file. Please use this tab when you have an addition or correction.

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Latest News
11 December 2011 --- Edna Cobb Warren, 89, of New Hope passed away peacefully at her home on Dec.10, 2011 surrounded by her family.

Edna was a lifelong resident of New Hope, Al, and a member of Walnut Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Edna was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Buford Ezra Warren, Sr,. her parents, Mary Elizabeth Drake Cobb and James Douglas Cobb, Sr., brother, Carless O’Neal Cobb, and great grandson, Jacob Carl Warren.

She is survived by her children; Carl H. Warren (Skip) (Sara), of New Hope, Wanda Warren Cobb (Ed), of Huntsville, Ava Warren Cambron (Charley McPeters), of New Hope, Buford Ezra Warren,Jr. (Betty) of Lacey Springs; nine grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren, and four great great grandchildren; brother, James D. (Bill) Cobb,Jr. of Owens Cross Roads, and sister Elizabeth Steele of Skyline.

Visitation: Monday Dec. 12, 6-8 PM, New Hope Funeral Home, Funeral Service: Tuesday Dec.13, 2 PM at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Rick Honea officiating. Burial will be at Drake Cemetery, New Hope, Al.

Pallbearers will be: Warren Whitaker, Mark Warren, Christopher Cambron, Douglas Whitaker, Cason Warren, Steven Light, Phillip Key, Jeff Butler, and Jeff Colvin.

In Lieu of flowers, donation may be made to Hospice Family Care, (Non- Profit) 3304 Westmill Dr., Huntsville, Al 35805 or Walnut Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 403, New Hope, Al. 35760.

Edna is a descendant of Capt. John Drake

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