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.