Ruby Mae Johnson, age 89, was born May 06,1928 in Nettleton, Mississippi to Isador Smith and Sulu Jarnaghan.
Ruby was preceded in death by her parents, 1 son; Willie Trice, 1 daughter, Jacqueline Johnson-Hill, and 2 sisters; Marie Triplet, and Annie Walton.
She leaves to cherish her memory 5 sons; Verlee Trice(Mary), Terry Johnson(Eva), Eddie Trice, Wilford Johnson, and Michael Johnson(Renee), 3 daughters, Diane Pierce(Larry), Kathleen Johnson, and Bettie Trice, 21 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, and a host of other family and friends.
Public visitation will be held Friday April 6, 2018 from 1:00PM to 4:00PM at Ivy K Gillespie Memorial Chapel, 1865 Eastern Avenue SE. Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, April 7,2018 at Messiah Baptist Church, 513 Henry Street SE, at 11:00 AM. Friends may meet with the family a hour prior to services at 10:00 AM.