Ruby Begonia “Babysister” Fair, 69, departed this life peacefully, and entered her heavenly home on Saturday, August 9, 2020, at 8:55 P.M. She will be sadly missed by everyone that she knew – especially family and friends that loved her dearly. Ruby enjoyed gardening, crafts, and spending time with loved ones.
She graduated from North High School in Akron and attended Ohio State University in Columbus. She returned to Akron, where she worked as a Court Clerk for Summit County Juvenile Court for many years, until her retirement in November 2013.
Throughout her lifetime, Ruby attended, and/or was a member of Mount Zion Baptist (Akron), People’s Baptist (Akron), Antioch Baptist (Akron), Great Commission Bible (Cincinnati), and Christ Community Bible (Dayton).
She is preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Louise Reynolds; aunt, Osie Mae Owens (aka “mom), and husband, Laddie W. Fair, Sr.
Ruby leaves to cherish her memory daughter, Toni Renee (James “Jimmy”) Jackson (Dayton); son, Kariuki (Erica) Epps; step-daughter, Satonya Fair; step-son, Laddie W. Fair, Jr.; step-daughter, Antonette Weber; sisters, Elizabeth “Tootsie” Reynolds, Charlotte Reynolds and Judy Owens; brothers, Walter (Leila) Reynolds and Dennis “Flip” (Debbie) Reynolds; grandchildren, Nasari Epps, Kya Epps; Monique Washington,Tania Walker, Malcom Robinson, Jr., Brandi Fair, BriAnna Fair, Christian Fair, Laddie Fair, III; 13 great grandchildren; a host of beloved nieces and nephews; and best friend, Qwinita Bell (Columbus).