Celebrities offer their condolences after the death of 76-year-old Grammy-winning singer Naomi Judd
Nashville, TN – Social media was filled with heartfelt condolences on Saturday afternoon after family members announced the passing of Grammy-winning singer Naomi Judd.
Judd was part of the singing duo The Judds and the mother of Wynonna and Ashley Judd. She was 76 years old.
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According to the Associated Press, his daughters announced his death on Saturday.
“Today we sisters experienced a tragedy. We lost our mother-in-law to mental illness,” the statement read. “We are broken. We navigate deep mourning and know that as we loved her, she was loved by her audience. We are in uncharted territory.
Naomi Judd died near Nashville, Tennessee, said a statement on behalf of her husband and fellow singer, Larry Strickland. How she died is unclear and the family has requested privacy at this time.
We mourn with the family of Naomi Judd the loss of a remarkable wife, mother and friend. She was kind and encouraging to everyone who crossed her path. She will be missed.
— Senator Marsha Blackburn (@MarshaBlackburn) April 30, 2022
My heart sinks over the loss today of Naomi Judd at 76. She was a talented and one-of-a-kind woman, making The Judds an icon in every sense of the word. This photo was taken just a few weeks ago😢 pic.twitter.com/mRYJHUjTc8
— Cody Alan (@CodyAlan) April 30, 2022
Country music has lost a true legend… sing with the angels, Naomi!!! We all send prayers for the Judd family today…
— Carrie Underwood (@carrieunderwood) April 30, 2022
We are heartbroken to learn of the passing of the legendary Naomi Judd and honored to have shared many unforgettable moments and performances together. Our thoughts are with her husband Larry, her daughters Wynonna and Ashley, and legions of fans around the world during this difficult time. pic.twitter.com/xTmYvEG1nj
– CMT (@CMT) April 30, 2022
Silence so deep only my soul can hear
Say now the past is what I fear
The future ain’t what it used to be
Only today is all I was promised
Flow on the river of time
I love you, Naomi Judd. January 11, 1946 – April 30, 2022 pic.twitter.com/aaR3IPakrt
—Hunter Kelly (@hunterkelly) April 30, 2022
I’m really heartbroken to hear the news about Naomi Judd. My heart and prayers go out to Wynonna, Ashley Judd and all of us, friends and fans, who loved and respected her so much. She is irreplaceable – a country music legend will never be forgotten. pic.twitter.com/PUI79HNqJX
— Ty Herndon (@TyHerndoncom) April 30, 2022
This is heartbreaking news! Naomi Judd was one of the sweetest people I’ve ever known. I had the honor of working with her in films and many musical events. My most sincere condolences go to his family. https://t.co/ONRL9Q29om
— Travis Tritt (@Travistritt) April 30, 2022
In 2003 Naomi Judd was a judge on Star Search…she gave me a perfect score and it changed my life…Thank you Mrs. Judd. She was a lovely woman and now the world is a little less bright without her. Condolences to his family and fans. Especially Wynonna and Ashley. 🙏🏾🙏🏽🙏🏻
— Loni Love (@LoniLove) April 30, 2022
I am so sad for Naomi Judd. She was so sweet, warm and fun, but what I remember best is how proud she was of her daughters, she talked about them all the time. My heart breaks for his family. https://t.co/asDaIM3u3l
—Kristen Johnston (@thekjohnston) April 30, 2022
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