Christine Helen Wallace, 89, of Lexington died Saturday, June 1, 2019, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center in Richmond.

CHRISTINE WALLACE

Christine Helen Wallace, 89, of Lexington died Saturday, June 1, 2019, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center in Richmond. 

Born on March 1, 1930, in Amherst County, she was a daughter of Edward Peters and Elizabeth Johnson Peters.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur B. Wallace; a son, Junior Wallace; and one grandson, J.T. Wallace. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Christine was a member of the Christ Gospel Church.  She was a nurse who worked for many years at Stonewall Jackson Hospital and Southern Seminary College.

Surviving are her children, William E. Wallace, Margaret W. Brown, both of Lexington, and Helen Suzanne Strawbridge of Indiana; 10 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild.

The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, June 7, 2019, at Harrison Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Rupert Strawbridge officiating.  Burial will follow at Rockbridge Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Harrison Funeral Home.

Arrangements by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.

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