Ruth Fields was born on March 25, 1944 in Dallas, Texas to Lessie B. Roper. She was baptized at an early age. She was educated at the Dallas Independent School District.
She is preceded in death by her parents, and three siblings , Brenda Roper, Patricia Hunter and JD Jones and son, Booker T. Fields.
After answering the eternal roll call she leaves to cherish her precious memories: son, Tyrone Fields (Mirriam); two sisters, Madeline Roper and Sandra Roper; two brothers, Ramon Roper and Charles Roper; eleven grandchildren, Takala Moore, Chris Bryant, Tyrone Bryant (Tara), Kenon Bryant (Erika), Tabiatha Bryant, Tyesha Knight, Aaliyah Fields, Armoni Fields, Tyrone Fields, Charmin Howard and Chanoah Howard; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.