Bush became one of two women in USA history whose husband and son became Presidents after George W. Bush's 2000 victory.
Former U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, now ambassador to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, tweeted that Bush is "one of America's most loved women", and that "I join thousands in hoping she is comfortable and knows how loved she is throughout the world!" As her husband's career began to flourish, Barbara remained family-centric, once saying, "At the end of your life, you will never regret not having passed one more test, not winning one more verdict or not closing one more deal".
McGrath did not elaborate on Bush's health problems. "I'm not sure God will recognize me; I have so manynew body parts!" Months earlier, he was a Houston's Methodist Hospital for 16 days, also for pneumonia. She established the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy decades ago, promoting reading skills across America, particularly for young children.
The former President, who also served as vice president from 1981 to 1989, also broke a bone in his neck in 2015 when he fell at the family summer compound in Kennebunkport, Maine.
"Barbara Bush was born Barbara Pierce on June 8, 1925, in New York City". Also, George Bush has given me the world.
They traveled to Texas where the oil business dominated, first in Midland-Odessa, later to the Houston area where George found his love for politics.
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