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Her coffin was adorned with woodland foliage, showing the Dowager's love for the Derbyshi...

Her coffin was adorned with woodland foliage, showing the Dowager's love for the Derbyshi...

Their grave stands next to that of Kathleen Kennedy, the sister of President John F Kennedy, who was married to the 10th Duke's eldest son

Funeral for 'Debo', the last of the Mitford sisters

Their grave stands next to that of Kathleen Kennedy, the sister of President John F Kennedy, who was married to the 10th Duke's eldest son

The marriage of Deborah Mitford and Lord Andrew Cavendish took place in 1941. The Dowager Duchess of Devonshire died today, 24 September 2014.

The marriage of Deborah Mitford and Lord Andrew Cavendish took place in 1941. The Dowager Duchess of Devonshire died today, 24 September 2014.

The Dowager's wicker coffin was taken away from the church by six pallbearers, who included the head gamekeeper at the estate

Funeral for 'Debo', the last of the Mitford sisters

The Dowager's wicker coffin was taken away from the church by six pallbearers, who included the head gamekeeper at the estate

After her death, the Prince of Wales paid tribute to her 'unique personality and wonderfully original approach to life'. She is pictured here in 2011

Last of the Mitford sisters dies aged 94

After her death, the Prince of Wales paid tribute to her 'unique personality and wonderfully original approach to life'. She is pictured here in 2011

Prime Minister Harold Macmillan with his niece, the Duchess of Devonshire and her daughter Lady Sophia Cavendish in 1958

Prince of Wales pays tribute to the last of the Mitford sisters

Prime Minister Harold Macmillan with his niece, the Duchess of Devonshire and her daughter Lady Sophia Cavendish in 1958

10/2/14.   After her death was announced, Prince Charles paid tribute saying: 'My wife and I were deeply saddened to learn of the death of The Dowager Duchess of Devonshire, whom both of us adored and admired greatly'

Funeral for 'Debo', the last of the Mitford sisters

10/2/14. After her death was announced, Prince Charles paid tribute saying: 'My wife and I were deeply saddened to learn of the death of The Dowager Duchess of Devonshire, whom both of us adored and admired greatly'

Deborah, the Dowager Duchess of Devonshire, shown here in her 20's, was one of the Mitford sisters, the "it" girls of the day.

Deborah, the Dowager Duchess of Devonshire, shown here in her 20's, was one of the Mitford sisters, the "it" girls of the day.

Debo, Duchess of Devonshire, wearing a double strand of pearls with her knee socks below a John Singer Sargent painting in the Blue Drawing Room at Chatsworth in 1985. Photo by Derry Moore.

Debo, Duchess of Devonshire, wearing a double strand of pearls with her knee socks below a John Singer Sargent painting in the Blue Drawing Room at Chatsworth in 1985. Photo by Derry Moore.

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