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Elizabeth Fort "Bessie" Bradford Bickerstaff
Birth: Aug. 15, 1882
Leon County
Florida, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1970
Muscogee County
Georgia, USA

Her parents were MARTHA ELIZABETH WHITAKER and ROBERT FORT BRADFORD, both buried in Oswichee Cemetery, Russell Co. Maternal Grandparents: MARY EMMA CROWELL WHITAKER and JAMES A. WHITAKER, both buried in Crowell Cemetery, Ft. Mitchell, Russell Co., AL. Paternal Grandparents: RICHARD HENRY BRADFORD and ANN 'NANCY' BRYAN FORT, both b. Halifax, NC, buried in 'GOD'S ACRE', the Bradford-Eppes Cemetery in Leon Co., FL.

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer 6 December 1970
Mrs. Bessie B. Bickerstaff
Mrs. Bessie Bradford Bickerstaff, 86, died at her residence, 113 A County Club Apartments, Saturday.
Private graveside services will be held this afternoon at Riverdale Cemetery.
She was the widow of the late Frank Bickerstaff Sr. She had lived in Columbus most of her life.
She was born Aug. 17, 1884 in Tallahassee, Fla., daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bradford. She was a member of St. Luke United Methodist Church.
Survivors include two sons, Frank J. Bickerstaff Jr. and Richard H. Bickerstaff, both of Columbus; and six grandchildren.
Family links: 
  Robert Fort Bradford (1847 - 1921)
  Martha Elizabeth Whitaker Bradford (1848 - 1885)
  Frank Jeter Bickerstaff (1879 - 1961)
  Frank Jeter Bickerstaff (1914 - 1998)*
  Richard Howard Bickerstaff (1918 - 2014)*
  Robert Bradford Bickerstaff (1920 - 1945)*
  Elizabeth Fort Bradford Bickerstaff (1882 - 1970)
  Robert Fort Bradford (1884 - 1969)*
*Calculated relationship
Broken Arrow Cemetery
Russell County
Alabama, USA
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Record added: Jun 09, 2006
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- Annie H Darracott 791, UDC - Lakeland, FL
 Added: Apr. 28, 2015
Rest in Peace, Elizabeth 'Bessie'. See you and your family in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: Aug. 25, 2010
Thanks for the memories, your love, and care...
- Becky
 Added: Jun. 9, 2006
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