Taking to Instagram, Naomi Campbell shared a touching tribute to her grandmother, Ruby Campbell Russel, who has passed away this week.
The supermodel wrote an emotional post on Sunday in recognition of her late grandmother, who taught her how to be strong and courageous.
She also shared a few photos of her grandmother and her mother, Valerie Morris, as she captioned the Instagram post with the heartwarming tribute.
She wrote: “Dear Grandma Ruby Louise Campbell Russel, all that I am is because of you, even though I would moan and groan to have to do my chores, your discipline has remained with me till this very day and I thank you. ”
“Wife, Mother Grandmother, Great grandmother, you have taught us all to have strength and courage in trying times and to hold our heads up high and stay true to our integrity.” – The supermodel added.
She described how her grandmother had come to the UK during Windrush for better opportunities, even though her ‘heart always remained in Jamaica’.
Naomi Campbell shared: “You stayed true and loyal to your faith for 77 years. You travelled the world and was loved by so many where ever you would go. I will miss you Grandma, you were the Matriarch of our family that held us so closely together.”
“Know your strength is instilled in me. I love you forever more. Until we meet again on the other side. May you take your place with the highest Rest In Peace Grandma My Ruby.” – The supermodel concluded.
In other news, Naomi Campbell is facing a multimillion-dollar lawsuit from her ex-boyfriend, billionaire businessman Vladislav Doronin.
The New York Post wrote that Vladislav, who dated the supermodel from 2008 to 2013 has accused her of refusing to pay back money that he loaned her over the years.