June 28, 2022

KEY POINTS

  • Naomi Judd’s husband stated no extra details about her demise could be launched presently
  • Various celebrities paid tribute to Judd on social media, together with Carrie Underwood
  • The Academy of Nation Music stated in a press release that it was “deeply saddened” by Judd’s passing

Naomi Judd’s husband Larry Strickland has launched a press release following her passing.

Naomi died on the age of 76 after battling “psychological sickness,” daughters Wynonna Judd and Ashley Judd introduced Saturday. The precise reason for demise of the one half of the long-lasting nation duo The Judds was not disclosed.

In a press release through Individuals, the late singer’s husband, Larry, requested privateness for his or her household “throughout this heartbreaking time.”

“No extra info will probably be launched presently,” the assertion continued.

Ashley, 54, was the primary to announce her mom’s passing through a press release shared on Instagram Saturday. 

“Immediately, we sisters skilled a tragedy. We misplaced our lovely mom to the illness of psychological sickness,” the assertion learn.

“We’re shattered. We’re navigating profound grief and know that as we beloved her, she was beloved by her public,” the assertion continued. “We’re in unknown territory.”

Following the announcement, a variety of celebrities paid tribute to Naomi on social media, together with Carrie Underwood, Maren Morris and Rosanna Arquette, amongst many others.

“Nation music misplaced a real legend…sing with the angels, Naomi!!! We’re all sending up prayers for the Judd household right now,” Underwood wrote on Twitter. 

“Relaxation in peace, Naomi Judd. Honored to have witnessed ‘Love Can Construct a Bridge’ only a few quick weeks in the past,” Morris tweeted.  

“I’m very unhappy to listen to that Naomi Judd has handed away. Relaxation in peace. Sending love and light-weight to Ashley and Wynonna and all who love her,” Arquette wrote.  

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“So saddened by this information. @kathielgifford and I treasured the moments we shared along with her on our present. One among a sort RIP,” Hoda Kotb wrote.  

The Academy of Country Music (ACM) additionally launched a press release saying it was “deeply saddened by the heartbreaking information this afternoon of Naomi Judd’s passing.”

Together with her daughter Wynonna, the Judds gained the ACM Award for high vocal duet for seven consecutive years, in addition to the ACM Pioneer Award extra lately.

Naomi died a day earlier than she and her daughter Wynonna have been set to have fun their induction into Nashville’s Nation Music Corridor of Fame on Sunday. The mother-daughter group was recognized for his or her hits “Love Can Construct a Bridge,” “Mama He is Loopy,” Why Not Me” and “Grandpa.”

Naomi is survived by daughters Ashley and Wynonna and husband Larry.

Naomi Judd visits “Varney & Co” at Fox Information Channel Studios on December 8, 2017 in New York Metropolis. Photograph: Roy Rochlin/Getty Photographs

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