06 April 2009

Allured to Brighter Worlds and Led the Way

Corinne Elliott Lawton
Died January 24th, 1877
Allured to brighter worlds
and led the way.

Bonaventure Cemetery
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia

Corinne, daughter of Gen. Alexander Robert Lawton and Sarah Hillhouse Alexander, was originally buried in Savannah's Laurel Grove Cemetery. Her remains were moved to Bonaventure in 1896.1

The statue of Jesus and archway behind Corinne is a memorial for her parents.

1. Forever Dixie: A Field Guide to Southern Cemeteries & Their Residents by Douglas Keister

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