Gracie Watson (1883-1889) This is perhaps the most famous sculpture in Bonaventure, Ga. The inscription, on a tablet nearby, explains that she was an only child.. Her father was manger of the Pulaski House Hotel where the charming little girl was a favorite with the guests. 2 days before Easter in April 1889, Gracie died of pneumonia at the age of six. The life size marble model was carved from a photograph.