Verna Trail Radford, (89) born July 8, 1927, of Newcastle, formally of Floyd, went home to be with the lord on March 21,2017. She was preceded in death by her parents: William Havey, and Laura Turner Trail; eight sisters, five brothers, and a very dear grandson, Mark Lee Radford. She leaves behind to cherish her memories, the love of her life for 70 years, Rev. Alvin B. Radford Sr. She also leaves behind one daughter: Kitty (Dennis) Mayo; one son: Alvin Jr. (Virginia) Radford, five grandsons: Dean (Evelyn) Paxton, Barry (Angie) Radford, Joey (Pam) Mayo, William (Andrea) Radford, and James (Emily) Radford all whom she loved very dearly. She is also survived by eight great grandchildren (Madison, Shaleigh, Sierra, Noah, Kaitlyn, Emaleigh, Olivia, and Elly), and three great-great grandchildren (Hayden, Maya, Mia). She is survived by one sister: Neva Ratliff. She also leaves behind many nieces, nephews, step-great grandchildren, step great-great grandchildren, two sister-in-laws and many friends. Verna Spent her life serving her Lord, and loving and taking care of her family. She was a pastorís wife for over fifty years and was always willing to serve along beside her husband in whatever capacity she was needed. Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday March 25, 2017 at 2:00pm at Gardner Funeral Home 202 E. Oxford St. Floyd, VA. 24091, with Reverend Murray Agee, Reverend Leon Woods and Reverend Eugene Koger officiating. Interment will follow at Cannady Cemetery in Floyd. Friends may call after 5:00 pm Friday, March 24, 2017, at Gardner Funeral home, where the family will be from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made (your choice) to further the gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.