This is the tombstone of Reverend George Sherman Alexander, the father of Dr. Hartley Burr Alexander.  Lawrie carved this for his friend Alexander, following the deaths of his sisters. Margaret Dale Masters attributes the work at Park Hill Cemetery to Mr. Lawrie, and dates it from 1924.

The epitaph reads:

ALEXANDER

HERE LIE THE BODIES OF GEORGE SHERMAN

ALEXANDER 1823-1894, A MINISTER OF THE

GOSPEL OF CHRIST, AND OF ABIGAIL SMITH HIS

WIFE 1835-1876, THE MOTHER OF HIS CHILDREN;

AND OF SUSAN GODDING 1829-1893

THEIR FOSTER-MOTHER. THEY WERE BORN IN

NEW ENGLAND AND-THEY DIED IN NEBRASKA;

THEY WERE BUILDERS OF THE NEW LIFE OF A

NEW LAND; THEIR TRUST WAS IN THE LORD. AND

HERE LIE THE BODIES OF THEIR CHILDREN

IRVING RAYMOND 1875-1899 WHOSE COURAGE

WAS A MAN'S COURAGE IN THE FACE OF

UNTIMELY DEATH; AND CHARLOTTE MORTON

1870-1923 WHOSE LIFE WAS BEAUTIFUL IN

DEVOTION AND LOVELY IN CHEER; AND

ALICE FRANCES 1862-1924 WITH FAITH

UNDEFEATED THROUGH MUCH SUFFERING.

IN THEIR MEMORIES AND IN THE MEMORIES OF

MINNIE ETHELIND 1860-1863 BURIED IN

ORLEANS MASSACHUSETTS, AND OF

GEORGE LEWIS 1865-1913 BURIED AT SAN

FRANCISCO CALIFORNIA, THIS STONE IS

ERECTED AS A TESTAMENT OF LOVE BY ARTHUR

DAVIS AND HARTLEY BURR ALEXANDER:

CHILDREN AND BROTHERS OF THE DECEASED.

REQUIESCANT IN PACE


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