Tenessa Dawn Gross, age 39, of Abingdon, VA passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2022 at Johnston Memorial Hospital.  She was born on November 13, 1982 in Bristol, TN, and lived in the area all of her life. Tenessa was a loving and devoted mom to her children and fiancé to Mark. She enjoyed spending time with her family at the beach.  Tenessa was greatly loved and will be missed.

Tenessa was preceded in death by her father, James F. Gross; grandfather, J.W. Gross; and grandparents Raymond and Ruby Reynolds.  Those left to cherish her memories include her children, Austin Beard and wife Harlee, Caylee Gross, Jesse Stanford, and Emily Stanford; fiancé, Mark Stanford, mother, Vickie “Kathy” Reynolds; brothers, James Gross and wife Ashley, Logan Gross; sisters, Kayla Gross, Tabitha Broady and husband Nick, Casey Gross, and Shana Salyer; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins; brother-in-law, Steven Stanford; and special friends, Debbie Childers and Laken Baker.

A funeral service will be held at 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 in Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Gary Rowlette officiating.  The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:45 p.m. prior to the service. Click here to view the service live. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Weaver Funeral Home to help offset funeral expenses.

Online condolences may be registered at www.weaverfuneralhome.net. Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home and Cremation Services.