In the 1880 Federal Census, Mollie was 4 years old, her family lived in Hawkinsville, Pulaski Co., GA. Her father worked as a Printer. In August 1867 George T. Woods was the editor & owner of Hawkinsville newspaper, Pulaski County, GA. The newspaper changed ownership and names several times during it's existance. The newspaper was known as the "Hawkinsville Dispatch" and as the "Pulaski Times".
Mollie married in 1904 to Omar Bishop Bower in Georgia. They were the parents of 6 children.