Obituary for Vicky Trail Sands

Vicky Trail Sands of Dublin passed on June 2, 2022, at the Carillion New River Valley Medical Center at the age of sixty-three. She was born on September 10, 1958 to her parents, the late Gordon Leroy and Almeda Williams Trail.

Vicky was passionate about her family and education. In 2006, she earned her degree from Radford University. She taught at Dublin Elementary School and retired from Pulaski Elementary School.

Left to cherish her memory will be her loving and devoted husband of 44 years, Stephen Ira Sands, and her son, Kenneth Gordon Sands.

Vicky will also be remembered by her three brothers, Michael (Kathy) Trail, Dennis (Janet) Trail and Curtis Trail. A host of nieces and nephews also survive Vicky.

Vicky had a love of animals. Chewy was her special Shih-Tzu who passed away in December 2021.

A Memorial Service to celebrate her life will be scheduled later. In lieu of flowers, the family requests service or monetary donations be made to a charitable cause.

The Sands family is in the care of Norris Stevens Funeral Services in Pulaski. Online condolences can be made at