January 8, 1959 – August 3, 2022
Mrs. Ruby Abrams, 63, of Richmond, VA., passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2022. Ruby was born January 8, 1959 to the late, Willie Green and Ida Inge. She is survived by her husband, John Stanley Abrams; devoted twin sister Ruth Benson; siblings Walter, Ann, Larry, Ola, Drucella, Zona, Carl, and Lee.
She graduated from Tunstall High School in Danville, VA, and received her undergraduate degree from Virginia State University in Elementary Education, she later received her Masters degree from Ohio State University in counseling.
Ruby retired from Richmond Public Schools as a Teacher and Guidance Counselor. She was a proud and devoted member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority (AKA).
Ruby was a proud stepmom to Marc, Nichelle (Shelly), and Crystal. She loved her grandkids, Mervin (Lil Mickey), Kiara (KiKi), Milan (Poopsie Woopsie/ Troublemaker) and Aaron Jr (AJ) as her own and there wasn’t anything she would not do for them.
A viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, August 9 at Affinity Funeral Service – Richmond Chapel, 2720 Enterprise Pkwy, Richmond, VA 23294. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, August 10 in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery.
My sincere condolences to the family so sorry for your loss may God comfort you all in these difficult times.
Stanley, we were saddened to her of your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. May you find comfort and peace in her beautiful memories. Much Love . Clint & Nell
Ann, praying for you and your family in the passing of your sister. May your family find comfort in the precious memories and time you shared together.
May you find comfort in God’s love at this most difficult time.
Praying for the family. I worked with Ruby in Henrico County Schools.
To the Inge and Abrams family please accept our sincere sympathy in the passing of Ruby. Please know that you all are in our prayers.
We love you all.
Rosylind and Jermiah Fitz
Stanley , sending our condolences to you and your family. May God give you strength to handle your grief during this time. Earth has no sorry that heaven cannot heal.
Dear Inge & Abrams Family,
I was deeply saddened to hear the news of Ruby’s passing. She was a lovely person; always joyous & positive in demeanor.
“May the life she lived always be remembered. May the ways she touched hearts always be celebrated. May the smiles & laughter she created live on forever. Even in this time of grief, May her memory carry you forward to brighter days.”
Karen (Smith) Davis
“For every joy that passes, something beautiful remains.”
Sincere condolences to the family. Ruby and I worked together at Ratcliffe Elem. School in Henrico.
To the Inge and Abrams families,
May God continue to bless and keep you through these saddened times. We share with you for loss of your sister.
Tom and Diane
A thought of comfort and condolences to the family. I worked with Ruby at Ratcliffe Elementary in Henrico County.
Ruby, May you Rest In Peace in God’s hands.
I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Soror Ruby. She was a wonderful lady from a great family. Love,
Sorry to hear about your sister Ruby she was a beautiful lady and her whole family are good people thank her as sleeping and Jesus will wake her up in the resurrection as he said so John 5:28,to 36 From the Lynskey and lovell family in Danville Va