Bessie Beatrice Tiffin was the daughter of Frank and Rebecca Sloan Tiffin of Scottsboro. She was the first wife of Steven Bradford, the seventh of eight children of Henry Bradford and his second wife Mollie Ledbetter. Steve and his second wife Katherine are buried in Cedar Hill.
Steve and Bessie had a daughter, Gladys Bradford Dutton.
Most records, including the Alabama Death and Burials Index, say that she was born October 14, 1910.