Marjorie Marie “Tenny” Will, of Lynchburg, passed away on July 19, 2020. Tenny was born in Louisa County on May 5, 1940 to Marjorie and Roy Payne. She graduated from Louisa County High School in June 1958. 

On November 5, 1960, Tenny married Carlton Hite. They lived at the Mountain Lake Biological Station in Giles County and raised three children: Richard, Robin, and Renee.

Later, Tenny started working for Lucent Technologies and relocated to Texas and then Ohio where she met her second husband, Wayne Will. She and Wayne both retired from Lucent, and she enjoyed raising horses, traveling to visit family and friends, and working in her flower beds.

Tenny is survived by her children, Richard C. Hite, Jr. (Lee), Robin C. Webb (Kevin) and Renee C. White (Victor); her grandchildren, Jesse L. Sheppard, Nicole L. McGillivray, Cody R. Meadows, Victoria M. Webb, Jared A. White and Justin B. White; and her great-grandchildren Caleb, Clarissa, Katherine, Reece and Lennox. She is also survived by her twin brother, Roy “Sonny” L. Payne of Mineral. She is predeceased by her parents and her husband Wayne L. Will. She was loved by all and will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Heritage Funeral Service and Crematory, (434) 239-2405, is assisting the family. Memories and thoughts may be shared with the family at The family held a private memorial service.

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