Lena A. Jennings

August 26, 1914 ~ January 27, 2022 (age 107)


Lena A. Jennings was born in Charlotte County, VA on August 26, 1914 to the late Anthony and Janie Abbitt.

She departed this life on January 27th, 2022 in Southside Community Hospital, Farmville, VA

Lena was a stay-at-home mom, and she loved cooking and playing the guitar.

She was preceded in death by her husband Edward Jennings; three sons, Raymond Jennings, Cecil Jennings and Edward L. Jennings and one daughter, Edna Davis.

Left to cherish her memory are five daughters; Virginia Johnson, Margaret Gilbert, Ruby Jennings, Charlotte Furline and Jessie Jones along with a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.


“God saw you getting weaker, and

HE whispered come and rest.

HIS gardens must be beautiful,

For HE only picks the best.


It broke our hearts to lose you

But you did not go alone

For part of us went with you

The day God called you home.”

            ~The Family~


Funeral services for Mrs. Jennings are private.

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 Service Program


February 5, 2022

1:30 PM
Chestnut Grove Baptist Church
394 Gum Branch Road
Appomattox, VA 24522

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