Survivors include her life partner, Chuck Wayland of Rector, Ark.; her mother, Linda Harris Blankenship of Metropolis; one sister, Rachel Carnes of Metropolis; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Michael Zervas; her maternal grandparents, Jack and Evelyn Harris; and one nephew Matthew Zervas.
Visitation was held Saturday at Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis. There was no funeral service.