Tena was the daughter of Opal Bowling and Fred Rich. She was the sister of Carolyn, Cathy, June, Leonard, & Dorothy. She was the wife of Bill. The Mother of Jimmy, the Grandmother of Kyle. She was also the aunt of Donny, Freddy, Noel, John, Donnie Lee, Elmer, Kyle & Kevin. She was a friend to all.
Tena retired from the Kroger Company after 33 years. She retired after being diagnosed with Cancer. She fought that battle with nothing but strong will and courage. The smile never left her face, the faith never left her heart.
She enjoyed spending time with her family, playing bingo, and doing things with her many friends. She leaves behind a family that truly adored her, and many friends that loved her deeply.