Naomi Campbell’s grandmother (50) has died. In a post on Instagram, the top model writes about her grandmother Ruby: ‘Everything I am comes from you.

“You have taught us all to show strength and courage”

“Although I have often complained and sighed when I had to do my chores, I have kept the discipline you gave me to this day, and I am grateful to you for that,” says Naomi with a series of photos of herself. her grandmother. “You have taught all of us to show strength and courage in difficult times, to keep our heads high and to maintain our integrity.”

In the post, the model writes that her grandmother moved to England because there were more opportunities there, but Ruby’s heart has always been in Jamaica.

The 50-year-old is going to miss her grandmother, she writes. “You were the matriarch who held our family together. Know that your strength will live on in me. I will always love you. Until we meet again on the other side. Rest in peace my grandmother Ruby.”