On May 23rd, Ruby passed away surrounded by her children and grandchildren. She was born June 3, 1940 in Chester, SC. She was preceded in death by her parents Rev. Froney and Alberta Carter, son Theodis Jr., and 6 siblings. Ruby was the mother to Samantha, Danita and Martika and grandchildren, Tashana, Fabian, Markise, Porsha, Teresa, Nicholas, Jacquise, Lavaro and Ashley and a host of other family and friends. Ruby was known for being very welcoming, great sense of humor and her cooking. Visitation is Friday, June 4th from 2pm - 5pm at Smith & Thomas and funeral is Saturday June 5 at 11:30 at Smith and Thomas Funeral Home, 5708 W. Madison St., Chicago, IL.
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Published by Chicago Tribune on Jun. 3, 2021.