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Babs Cocks passes away at 96
She and Hall of Fame trainer husband Burley were long part of Camdens equine community
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Barbara “Babs” Lucas Cocks, aged 96 of Kennett Square, Penn., and former winter resident of Camden, died peacefully in the company of her family on Thursday, Nov. 26 at Linden Hall of the Kennett Friends Home after a full and vibrant life. She was the wife of the late National Racing Museum Hall of Fame trainer W. Burling “Burley” Cocks who died in 1998 and with whom she shared 58 years of marriage. The two were staples of Camden’s winter equine community.