HOUSTON, Texas (CBS4) – Former First Lady Barbara Bush has passed away.
A statement by the office of George H.W. Bush states she passed away on Tuesday.
She is survived by her family including her husband of 73 years, five children, 17 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Bush had been in failing health as of Sunday, but was in “,” according to her granddaughter Jenna Bush Hager.
On Monday night, she was alert and having conversations over a bourbon, a source close to the Bush family told CBS News.
Details about a funeral have not been released.