Ruth Whiteside was the mother of Jack Parsons.
Upon learning of her son's death, Ruth took a fatal dose of pills.
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Ruth Virginia Whiteside (c. 1891 – June 17, 1952) was the mother of Jack Parsons.
Upon hearing of her son's death, she committed suicide by overdosing on barbiturates.
- The Secret History of Twin Peaks (Mentioned only)