Alice Harmon is a character in the TV series: the Queen’s Gambit produced by Netflix. She’s the mother of the main character: Elisabeth Harmon. She plays only few scenes in the series and is dead after a car accident.
She was with Beth when the accident occurred. Beth saw her dying. Alice Harmon is a very smart woman. She had a PHD degree from Cornell University.
She married Paul, the biological Father of Beth. Their family didn’t function like a normal one. Alice and Beth didn’t live with Paul. Alice Harmon died when Beth was but 5-year-old girl.