Sonja Carolyn Meadows, age 74, of Bristol, Va., passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2019 at Bristol Regional Medical Center.

She was born December 11, 1944 in Bristol, Va., a daughter of Gene and Grace Goss Vencill. Sonja was a lifelong resident of the Bristol area and a former teacher for Head Start. She was a member of Benhams Baptist Church.  Mrs. Meadows was preceded in death by her father, Gene Vencill, and a sister, Dolores Benzel.

She is survived by her daughter, Rebecca Sue Hall and husband David; sons, Dwayne Meadows and wife Diane and Michael Todd Meadows and wife Alice; her mother, Grace Vencill; grandchildren, Austin Hall, Corey Hall and Robby Meadows; sister, Barbara McGie; brothers, Jerry Vencill, Bobby Vencill and Steven Vencill; and four nephews.

The funeral service for Mrs. Meadows will be held 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, 2019 in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Kevin Sproles officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:45 p.m. Tuesday, prior to the funeral service. The committal service and interment will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Forest Hills Memory Gardens.

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