Ruby Jean McCall, a retired state employee, died Monday of kidney failure at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. The Northeast Baltimore resident was 61.
Born Ruby Jean Faulcon in Baltimore and raised on Normal Avenue, she was a 1962 graduate of Eastern High School. She earned a degree in psychology and urban education from Antioch College in Baltimore.
Before her retirement in 1995, she was an investigator for the state Department of Human Resources at its West Saratoga Street operation. Before that, she was a case manager for the Department of Social Services.