Betty Jo Trail, age 83, of Bristol, Va., went to be with the Lord on January 21, 2021 at Bristol Regional Medical Center. She was born July 31, 1937 in Atkins, Va., a daughter of the late Phillip and Gustiva Umbarger Powell. Betty was a homemaker and bookkeeper for her husband Don’s Sheet Metal Shop. She was a member of Belle Meadows Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by six brothers.
Survivors include her loving husband of 65 years, Donald Wayne Trail; children, Mike Trail and wife Sherry, Rick Trail, and Lisa Baratta and husband Peter; grandchildren, Courtney Pippin and husband Josh, Chelsea Gentry and husband Andrew, Tyler Trail, Nicholas Campbell and wife Carrington; great grandchildren, Ryan Gentry, Hadlynn Campbell, Kensington Campbell and Carleigh Pippin.
The funeral service will be held 1:00 p.m. Monday, January 25, 2021 in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Sam Haynes officiating. The family will receive friends from 12 until 1 p.m. prior to the service. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery. Pallbearers will be family and friends. The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses on 2 East BRMC who cared for mom with such loving care.