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Information for Ruth U. Hickox Harris

29 June, 1904 - 8 June, 1995

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

10 June, 1995
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Ruth Harris

    Ruth U. Harris, 90, of Nampa, died Thursday, June 8, 1995, in a Nampa care center.  Memorial services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 12, 1995 at Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.  Reverend Bill Garrett will officiate.  lnurnment will be at a later date in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Ruth was born June 29, 1904, in Joplin, Missouri, to Frank L. and Della Jackson Hickox. She spent her early life living in Missouri, Utah, Washington and Idaho. She came Nampa in 1918 and was employed as a telephone operator with Mountain States Telephone Company until she married Frank Harris in 1931 in the First Christian Church in Nampa.  They moved to California in 1943 where her husband worked as a real estate and insurance broker.  Frank retired in 1968 and they moved back to Nampa where she has since resided.
    Survivors include a brother and sister-in-law, Everett and Alyce Hickox of Nampa; and several nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, one sister, Flora Carrol, two brothers, Elmer and Charles Hickox.

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