Ruby Johnson

 

 

Age: 78

 

Summary: retired nurse and mother of Peoples Temple child care director Beverly Mitchell under the leadership of charismatic, civil-rights-crusading evangelist and religious cult leader Rev. Jim Jones who had survived the Jonestown mass suicide and massacre ritual that claimed the lives of 913 followers including her daughter and three grandchildren at the cult compound on November 18, 1978 as a 56-year-old because she was at the dentist in Georgetown, Guyana when the tragedy occurred.

 

 

Cause of Death: Not released

 

Born: 1922

 

Died: January 1, 2000

 

Location: San Francisco, California