Florence: Thank you for celebrating with us!

Florence: Thank you for celebrating with us!

Columbia Cottage in Florence recently marked its 20th year of serving seniors. To celebrate, The Cottage hosted a party for friends and family of The Cottage, as well as vendors and individuals who have helped us serve the community throughout the years. Cliff White,...
Columbia Cottage Turns 20!

Columbia Cottage Turns 20!

We are excited and honored to celebrate 20 years of serving Florence and its seniors. Columbia Cottage opened in September of 1997, but the inspiration for a warm, home-like, and charming community for our seniors began long before that. During a family vacation to...
Resident Profile: Howard Roberts

Resident Profile: Howard Roberts

Howard Roberts is 74 years old and lives at Country Cottage in Decatur, Alabama. He served in the US Navy for four years and was then hired and worked as a civilian for 28 years. Mr. Roberts worked as an aviation fuel specialist for the government. He was married for...
Resident Profile: Ruby Brackin

Resident Profile: Ruby Brackin

Ruby Brackin with her children, Bill Brackin, Tonitia Brackin, and Trudy Lyle Ruby Brackin lives in Columbia Cottage in Florence, Alabama. She was born on June 15, 1927 and is 89 years old. She was married for 63 years and spent 32 years as a teacher. Her husband...
Resident Profile: Jack Sellers

Resident Profile: Jack Sellers

Mr. Sellers with his son, Jack Sellers Jack Sellers has lived at Columbia Cottage in Florence, Alabama since 2015. He was born and raised in Alexander City, Alabama, known to locals as Alex City. After graduating from high school, he entered The University of Alabama,...