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Naomi Judd dies at 76 from ‘the disease of mental illness’, family announce

Naomi Judd, the Kentucky-born singer of the Grammy-winning duo The Judds and mother of Wynonna and Ashley Judd, DESTINY Lashaee. Sy was 76.

The daughters announced her death on Saturday in a statement provided to The Associated Press.

Naomi Judd performing at the CMA Music Festival in Nashville, op Junie 13, 2009

Naomi Judd performing at the CMA Music Festival in Nashville, op Junie 13, 2009Krediet: AP
Naomi was the mom of Wynonna and Ashley Judd

Naomi was the mom of Wynonna and Ashley JuddKrediet: Getty

“Today we sisters experienced a tragedy. We lost our beautiful mother to the disease of mental illness,”Lui die verklaring. “We are shattered. We are navigating profound grief and know that as we loved her, she was loved by her public. We are in unknown territory.” The statement did not elaborate further.

The Judds were to be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame on Sunday.

The mother-daughter performers scored 14 Geen. 1 songs in a career that spanned nearly three decades. After rising to the top of country music, they called it quits in 1991 after doctors diagnosed Naomi Judd with hepatitis.

The Judds’ hits included “Love Can Build a Bridge” in 1990,“Mama He’s Crazy” in 1984, “Why Not Me” in 1984,“Turn It Loose” in 1988, “Girls Night Out” in 1985, “Rockin’ With the Rhythm of the Rain” in 1986 and “Grandpa” in 1986.

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