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Christian Anthony Lorenzo King

Sunrise: October 13, 1940
Sunset: August 28, 2016

The King, Williamson, Smith and Mayson families regret to announce the death of their husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle, Christian Anthony Lorenzo King. Bor Chris, as he was affectionately called, passed away on Sunday, August 28, 2016 at his residence in Caldwell, Liberia. He was seventy-five years old.

Christian was predeceased by his parents, Mrs. Alzetta Potter King and Mr. Moses Benjamin King, respectively. He was also predeceased by his siblings, Sam King, Juanita Smith-King, Charles D.B. King, Cleopatra King, Elkinah Smith, Augusta King, Aurora King, Marguriette King-Saba, A.B. King-Williamson and John Smith.

Christian Lorenzo is survived by Gertrude, his wife of 44 years, two daughters, Yeahnee (Martin) Allen, and Zondea (Benjamin) Valentine, five grandchildren, Aurora, Yahdah, Martin, Jr., Martina and Bill. He also leaves to mourn his loss many foster children, his siblings- Amelia Smith, Emily King, Catherine King-Spiller, Henrietta King-McCauley, Esther King and Father Victor King along with several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral Arrangements

The remains of the late Christian Anthony Lorenzo King will be removed from the Samuel Stryker Funeral Home on Friday, September 23, 2016 at 3:00 P.M. and taken to the J.R. Davis Baptist Church in Clara town, Monrovia for one night of wake-keeping from 6:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.

Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at The Ebenezer Baptist Church at 10:00 A.M. in Upper Caldwell, Montserrado, County.


Gertrude King –Wife                                        231 886 223 217
Yeahnee Allen-Daughter                                   231 886 424 571
Martin Allen-Son-in-law                                    231 886 592 214
Benjamin Valentine- Son-in-law                        231 886 767 891
Mildred King-George-Niece                               231 886529146
Zondea King-Valentine-Daughter                       302 450 6507
Henry Williamson-Nephew/Son                          443 416 6887
Aaron Von Williamson-Brother in Law                 770 899 0766