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Re: Naomi Judd died

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According to the announcement by Ashley & Wynonna, they lost their mother "to the disease of mental illness" which sounds like suicide to me!

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Very shocked and saddened by her loss.  Like another poster, I was aware that she had hepatitis C -- and I thought she looked less like her typically beautiful self at the music awards -- but I certainly did not think she was close to death.

 

May she rest in peace.

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@Pearlee Pure speculation.

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@SeaMaiden wrote:

@mizree wrote:

this is shocking to me.  She and Wynona were just  on CMT Awards 11 April.  i enjoyed their music.  may she rest in peace.


 

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1Smd25IFck


This video brought tears to my eyes. I love Wynonna's voice, (couldn't discern Naomi's).

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Wynonna Judd, left, and Naomi Judd arrive at the CMT Music Awards on Monday, April 11, 2022, at the Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/John Amis)

This supposedly was taken on April 11th and as was already mentioned at the country music awards.

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@Love my grandkids wrote:

@Pearlee Pure speculation.


@Love my grandkids  🙄 And since I wrote deliberately "sounds to me like" did you think I don't realize that?🙄

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https://www.kiro7.com/news/trending/country-singing-star-naomi-judd-dead-76/BTAXLQUIWBBDXD3BDHQ5Y67S... 

 

Suicide confirmed

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Poor Wynonna...

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Apparently they were going to be going out on one final tour, that Billboard article is April/2022. Sad.

 

https://www.billboard.com/music/country/the-judds-final-tour-dates-2022-1235057603/

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Some posters in these forums should remember her before the next time they want to call someone who lives with mental health issues "cuckoo", "nuts", "crazy" and the other terms I often read here.

She was in her 70's, the age group of many of you. She was a human being who must have been suffering. You never know what someone is living with. Famous or not. Could be your best friend, your neighbor, a forum poster. Try compassion.
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