Ruth Frances Harlow

September 23, 1921January 24, 2018

Ruth Frances Boyd Harlow, of Louisville, KY, passed away Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at the Masonic Home of Kentucky. She was born September 23, 1921 in Munfordville, KY to the late Mack Thomas and Alice Wheeler Boyd Sr. She was a retired realtor for Parks & Weisberg Realtors, where she had a long, successful career, and loved helping her clients. She was a member of the Eastern Star Chapter 265, Woman's Club, and Crescent Hill Baptist Church and their Agape Class.

She is survived by her daughter Mrs. Julia H. McCall (Dr. Douglas McCall), and her son David Mark Harlow (Linda), and her grandchildren Courtney M. Eno (Rick) and Douglas McCall (Rachel), and her 4 great-grandchildren Caroline, Ben, Marguerite, and Juliette. She is also survived by her sister, Rachel Williams.

Visitation will be held at 10:30 am with a service to celebrate Ruth's life at 11:30 am Saturday, February 3, 2018, in the chapel of Crescent Hill Baptist Church, 2800 Frankfort Avenue. Private committal services were held at Cave Hill.

Expressions of sympathy are requested to the endowment fund of her church.

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  • Visitation Wednesday, January 31, 2018
  • Celebration of Ruth's Life Saturday, February 3, 2018

Ruth Frances Harlow

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Marilyn Bryant

January 31, 2018

Ruth was a good friend of my parents, William and Nancy Mowery. Our sympathies are with each one of her family. May you remember the wonderful times with her. Marilyn and David Bryant

Richard Williams

January 25, 2018

Our sympathies for the loss of your mother. May you be comforted and surrounded by the love of your family.

Richard and Carol Williams