Ruth Sands is the mother of George. Her maidan name is Herrod.  After George became a werewolf he left her, but she was always looking for him. She left George's father shortly after that, because she did not think that he loved her.
Then she began an affair with Marcus Logue George's former P.E. teacher.
When George's father faked his death George sees him again and convinces him to fight for his wife. He fights for her and now Ruth and George's father are a couple again.