Viola C. Harris

Published 9:36 am Thursday, November 6, 2014

AHOSKIE – Viola “Ruth” Cutlip Harris, age 76, of Ahoskie, NC passed away on November 3, 2014 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC. Ruth was born April 17, 1939 in Hertford County, NC, the daughter of the late Charlie Cutlip and Annie Sue Davis Cutlip. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Mary Brinkley.

Survivors include her daughter, Linda Marinov of Roanoke, VA; her sisters, Mildred Claar of Alabama, Florence Perlin of Arizona, Patricia Jean Cutlip of California and Barbra Cutlip of Nevada; her brothers, Charlie Glenn Cutlip of Winton, NC and David Cutlip of New York, New York; her three grandchildren, Rebecca Harris of Franklin, VA, Josh Harris of Dalton, GA and Alex Marinov of Suffolk, VA; and six great-grandchildren.

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Ruth Harris will be held Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Massey Funeral Home in Aulander, NC.

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Massey Funeral Home in Aulander, NC is handling the arrangements.