Former First Lady Passes Away

  • Barbara Pierce Bush, the former First Lady, breathed her last yesterday, 17 April. She was 92 years old. She was the wife and mother of two former US presidents. Both her husband George Herbert Walker Bush and son George Walker Bush were present with her during her last moments in her Houston home. A statement released by her husband states that “Former First Lady of the United States of America and relentless proponent of family literacy, Barbara Pierce Bush passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at the age of 92.” She had been suffering from congestive heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease for years. Funeral arrangements would soon be announced.