VCNS Memorial

Ruth Harris – Rest in Peace.

The Virginia Canal’s and Navigations Society is sad to learn of the passing of Ruth Harris.

Ruth was a past President of the VC&NS. She worked tirelessly for the lofty goals of the society. Many times she would drive from her home in the eastern part of Virginia to Lynchburg to conduct VC&NS business.

Ruth passed away on October 31, 2020. Her family would like to have donations made in her name to the Virginia Canals & Navigations Society in lieu of flowers.

Donations can be made via us mail to:
VC&NS, 3806 S. Amherst Highway, Madison Heights, VA 24572.

Also if you prefer to make a donation via credit card please use the paypal button below.


Name of Person for Memorial


(You can pay with a PayPal account OR Credit Card). Please fill in the blank with Ruth Harris in the name field.

Thank you.