Blanche Marie Gervasini, 82, of Little Rock and formerly of Helena-West Helena passed away Friday, June 7, 2013 at North Little Rock.
Blanche Marie Gervasini, 82, of Little Rock and formerly of Helena-West Helena passed away Friday, June 7, 2013 at North Little Rock. Ms. Gervasini was born March 31, 1931 at Brickeys to the late G.T. Jaco and the late Mary Perry Jaco. She was a member of Second Baptist Church and retired from Helena Chemical where she worked as a secretary. She leaves a son, Charlie Gervasini (T.J.) of Jacksonville; two daughters, Jan Austin (Paul) of Little Rock and Joan Hubbard (David) of Avilla; six grandchildren, Tonya Sacomani, Ronnie Easley, Josh Austin, Amie Dougherty, Chase Gervasini and Jenifer Hubbard; two great-grandchildren; three sisters, Julia Shenep of Helena, Clarice Kidder of Helena and Lavinia Robinson of Missouri; three brothers, John Henry Jaco of Ashdown, Orie Jaco of Helena-West Helena and George Jaco of Helena-West Helena; and many nieces and nephews. Her parents, a great-grandson and two sisters preceded her in death. Services for Blanche Gervasini will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 11 at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home. Visitation will be 10 to11 a.m. prior to the service. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park at Helena-West Helena. Brother Randy Williamson will officiate. Pallbearers are Chase Gervasini, Charlie Gervasini, Josh Austin, Paul Austin, Ronnie Easley and David Hubbard. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 901 North University Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72207. Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, Helena-West Helena, will direct services. Friends and relatives may sign the online guest book at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.