The matriarch of the Bush family has faced recent health struggles, including multiple hospitalizations. Now, the 92 year old mother of former president George W. Bush and wife of George H.W. Bush has released a message to the public that has Americans deeply saddened.
Barbara Bush has decided to no longer seek medical care for her failing health.
A message tweeted out by a Bush spokesperson says that Bush has instead decided to put her energy into being as comfortable as she can in the end. The tweet reads:
“It will not surprise those who know her that Barbara Bush has been a rock in the face of her failing health, worrying not for herself — thanks to her abiding faith — but for others. She is surrounded by a family she adores, and appreciates the many kind messages and especially the prayers she is receiving.”
Barbara Bush is an outspoken anti-Trump activist who has spoken her truth multiple times on camera, including the one below:
The former first lady will live out her days at her home in Texas, surrounded by loved ones.