Mrs. Betsy Blandford

  • Posted on September 2, 2019 at 2:13 am

2019 Christmas Mother Contact the Powhatan Christmas Mother by e-mail at

Christmas Mother 2019

Mrs. Betsy Blandford



Betsy Blandford has lived in Powhatan County for 39 years.  She moved here when she was married to Bill Blandford in 1980.  Betsy’s family includes daughters Claire and Merritt. Claire and her husband Dan have 2 children, Harry and Gigi.

Betsy was employed by Powhatan County Public Schools for 25 years until her retirement in June, 2018.  Now she volunteers with Feedmore.  Her late husband Bill was an attorney with a practice here in Powhatan.

She is highly honored to serve as the 2019 Powhatan Christmas Mother.  This program works to help meet the needs of families, children, and the elderly at a magical time of year.

Upcoming EVENTS

  • Posted on November 16, 2018 at 11:32 am

The Powhatan Christmas Mother book and toy drive at Books-A-Million, Westchester location is

October 27th-December 16th 


Pet Food Drive

Lyman Automotive is participating in the 2019 Powhatan Christmas Mother Event. They are collecting food for Dogs and Cats !!! They will be taking donations at their shop at 2044 New Dorset Road. Tell all of your friends!!!! Accepting donations until December 6th. Let’s take care of our less fortunate Fur Babies ….

Lyman Automotive

2044 New Dorset Road

Powhatan, VA 23139

Phone number is 804-885-2886


Benefit for Powhatan Christmas Mother December 12th from 3 to 8 PM.

Visit with Christmas Mother 2019

Betsy Blandford


2019 Powhatan Christmas Parade

sponsored by

Citizens & Farmers Bank Logo

Held in honor of the Powhatan Christmas Mother

on December 14, 2019 at 2:00pm

2019 Parade Participant Application