Jacqueline Blaney passed away at her home on Monday, Sept. 2, 2018, in Florida. She was born May 25, 1925, the daughter of Roy Pearce and Janice Upchurch in Harrisburg, Ill.

Preceding her in her death were her parents; her husband of 62 years, Dwight Blaney; and her son, Robert Blaney.

She was a lifelong member of the Ebenezer Baptist Church, Bethesda, where she taught children's Sunday school. Jacque loved children and shared her faith joyfully, with everyone. She was also a member of the First Baptist Church, St. James City, Fla. She was a homemaker all her life.

Jacque is survived by sons, Dennis (Carol) Blaney, Ashville, David (Jane) Blaney, Florida; grandchildren, Diana Blaney, John (Lorraine) Blaney, Libby (Patrick) White, Lisa Blaney (Michael) Gasaway, Susanne (Alan) Bretz, Michelle Fuller, Shannon (Peter) Stambersky, Robert (Jen) Blaney; great-grandchildren, Sebastian Stewart, Blaney Stewart, Sean Blaney, Elsa Bretz, Ava Bretz, Mary Jean Fuller, Hunter Fuller, Shannon White, David White; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, at the Patron Funeral Homes & Crematory Kelly Kemp Braido, 322 N. Main St., Bethesda. Dr. Brian Bee, Pastor officiated. Interment followed at Ebenezer Cemetery, Bethesda.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Belmont County Animal Shelter, 45244 National Road, W. St. Clairsville, OH 43950; or Ebenezer Baptist Church, 309 Oak St., Bethesda, OH 43719.

Those wishing to share their prayers, memories, or condolences, visit: kellykempbraidopatronfuneralhome.com.