Survivors include one daughter, Rachel Carnes of Metropolis; two grandsons, Michael Zervas II of Indianapolis, Ind. and Kyle Zervas of Paducah; one great-grandson, Kaden Zervas; and two sisters, Jacqueline Caccioppo of Chicago and Johnnie Demarco and husband Vincent of Joppa.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Evelyn Hurt Harris; her husband, Alvin Blankenship; one son, Michael Zervas; one daughter, Terri Zervas; one grandson, Matthew Zervas; one sister, Theresa Roman; and two nephews, Phillip Demarco and Matthew Knowles.
Graveside service was held Friday at Joppa IOOF Cemetery with Peter Duley officiating.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home of Metropolis was in charge of arrangements.