Alfred Holt Colquitt (1824-1894)
George Washington Towns (1801-1854)

Alfred ColquittThese two lots contain the graves of two governors of the State of Georgia.  G.W. Towns served as Georgia's governor during the Civil War.  Gov. Colquitt was known as "The Rock of South Mountain" for his bravery in a battle that took place in Maryland during the Civil War.  He became governor after the war was over.

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