Mrs. Iva E. Blasingame, 84, of Melrose died Oct. 27 in Alachua General Hospital following a brief illness. Born in Ozark, Arkansas, she moved to Melrose in 1968 from Miami. She was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Miami and a retired clerk for a wholesale drug company. Survivors include her daughters, Margaret Zinkel of Melrose and Norma Thompson of Keystone Heights; 5 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held in DeWitt C. Jones Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Coyle officiating. Interment was in Eliam Cemetery in Melrose under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Keystone Heights.