Ruth Samuelson Death
Ruth passed away on January 23, 2017 at the age of 57 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Ruth's cause of death was stage 4 ovarian cancer.
When did Ruth Samuelson die?January 23, 2017
How did Ruth Samuelson die? What was the cause of death?Stage 4 ovarian cancer
How old was Ruth Samuelson when died?57
Where did Ruth Samuelson die? What was the location of death?Charlotte, North Carolina
Ruth Samuelson Birthday and Date of Death
Ruth Samuelson was born on November 4, 1959 and died on January 23, 2017. Ruth was 57 years old at the time of death.
Birthday: November 4, 1959
Date of Death: January 23, 2017
Age at Death: 57
Ruth Samuelson - Biography
Ruth Culbertson Samuelson (November 4, 1959 – January 23, 2017) was a Republican member of the North Carolina General Assembly, representing the 104th district in the North Carolina House of Representatives from 2007 to 2015. From 2000 to 2004, Samuelson served as a member of the Mecklenburg County Board of Commissioners, representing the Fifth District. In 2004, she ran for an At-Large seat on the Board of Commissioners, but lost in a tight general election race.In November 2006, Samuelson was elected to the North Carolina House succeeding five-term incumbent Ed McMahan. Samuelson was elected with 67% of the vote in the election, beating Democrat Paula McSwain.She announced on October 15, 2013, that she would not seek re-election for a fifth term and would leave office at the end of her current term, after the 2014 elections.Samuelson revealed in June 2016 that she had been diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Later that year, she entered hospice care at home.Samuelson died on January 23, 2017, at the age of 57. A hiking trail in Mecklenburg County has been named in Samuelson's honor.