COMPILED, RESEARCHED, WRITTEN, AND FINANCED BY --
Fortunately for each of us this work is a collection of the efforts of numerous members of the Bobbitt family and their friends over the past thirty years. Unfortunately many of those who helped with this work have passed on and now know the family of the past better than we ever shall.
The names are not in any order. All who helped are not listed. The ninety eight who are listed helped in very important ways and substantially. They are;
J. Frank Bobbitt, Dr. 0. H. Bobbitt, Former Attorney General of Texas Robert Lee Bobbitt, Margaret Forsey, Flo Baker Bobbitt, Robert McDaniel and Eleanor Bobbitt, Dr. Joseph M. Bobbitt, Wilma S. Cogdell, Lucille Perkins Hayden, Mrs. 0. H. Herrington, Dr. Samuel L. Bobbitt, Robert W. Bobbitt, Vernon L. Bobbitt, Jean and Tom Dunn, Bill H. Bobbitt, Captain Barney P. Bobbitt,
Reverend Clyde Goddard, Attorney John Perry Alderman, Lee and Hattie Sanders, Attorney C. Thomas Bobbitt, Sarah Groves Franklin, Allen Wade Mount, Sr., Gertrude Kimberly, George Gibson Bobbitt, William E. Bobbitt, Edith Goodson, Michael Ramsey, Ruby W. Smith, Gena Rae Shores, Robert Winston Crews, Stephen Wayne Bobbitt, Daniel Wm. Dockrey, Attorney J. Richard McLure, Benjamin A. Bobbitt,
Ralph and Carolyn Burcham, John A. K. Bobbitt, Elizabeth Canterbury, Mrs. (Mabel) John Franklin Bobbitt, Jean Kershaw, Robert Edward Bobbitt, Bill and Mary Rogers, Emma Gardner, Grinnell and Ruth Almy Tate and Billie Dalrymple, Leda Bobbitt Christlieb, Dr. Dana Dorsey, Mrs. Alvis L. Dunlavy, Attorney James F. and Elna Bobbitt, Hugh and Alice Bobbitt, Stephen Bobbitt, Leota and Dave House, Louise Bennett Hill, James Green Bobbitt, Delmar Bobbitt, Paul U. Bobbitt, John and Ella Magdalene Hedgepeth, Lincoln Lee, Janice Wagner McGrew,
James Terry Bobbit, Lewis Westmoreland Jones, Oscar Price Bobbitt, Margie Holcomb, Thelma Bobbitt Tuck, Mae Harris Webb, Ina Bobbitt, Grace M. Bobbitt, Dorothy Jordon, Attorney Frank Bobbitt McGregor, Ed and Elaine Bobbitt, Jane Webb Power, Mrs. Edgar E. Smith, Jr., James and Cora Wynne, Attorney Robert Lee Bobbitt Jr., Sherman Bobbitt, Sally 0. Cyrus, Wilma Johnson, Betty Poe, Susanne E. Nystrom, Adelaide Bobbitt, and Chief Justice William Haywood Bobbitt.
It is a project without end. Life goes on, history is made every day. It is the task of each member of our family to correct, preserve, restore, and make available to future generations all that is worth knowing about our past.
I, and all of us, thank you for your help,
John W. Bobbitt - 1985