New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | July 21, 2018

Lorraine Hensgen Christian

Lorraine Christian

Lorraine Hensgen Christian, 81, of Providence Forge, VA, died on May 30, 2017.

She was preceded in death by her husband of over 36 years, Wales M. Christian Sr.

She is survived by her children, Ralph G. Davis III, Joni D. Wade (Reid), Curtis N. Davis (Mary), and Wales M. Christian Jr. (Allison); and eight grandchildren, Jonathan Haley, Samuel Clay, Wales Christian III, Laura Christian, Christian Davis, Hunter Wade, Jack Davis, and Christopher Wade.

A memorial service was held on Friday, June 2, 1 p.m. at Providence Forge Presbyterian Church, 9130 Townsend Road, Providence Forge, VA 23140. A reception followed at Wallace Manor, 3821 Courthouse Road, Providence Forge, where the family received friends. Burial was held privately.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Providence Forge Presbyterian Church at the aforementioned address. Tributes may be posted at