Mother Ruby Muhammad March 20,1897- March 02, 2011.
She was born in Sandersville, Georgia, but grew up in Americus, Georgia. She was raised by a woman she used to think was her aunt, because her mother died when Muhammad was young, and her father was unknown to her until she was a teenager.
Mother Muhammad was named Mother of the Nation of Islam in 1986 by Minister Louis Farrakhan, and has an international following of admiration by those in the Nation of Islam.
In March 2007, she turned 110. She credits joining the Nation of Islam for her longevity. From community records in Sandersville, she also believes her father lived to 107 and her great grandfather lived to 110.
Mother Ruby leaves Children, Grand children, Great Grand children, Great Great grandchildren, Great Great Great grandchildren and Great Great Great Great grandchildren.