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BREAKING: Former President George H.W. Bush has died

UPDATE (WKOW)  — The 41st president served one term from 1989 to 1993 and also served eight years as vice president under Ronald Reagan.

No official word has come yet on his cause of death but in 2012, Mr. Bush announced he had a form of Parkinson’s disease and had used a motorized scooter or a wheelchair for mobility.  His wife of 73 years, Barbara Bush, died April 17, 2018.

Family spokesman Jim McGrath said the former president died Friday night, November 30, at 10:10 CST.  Funeral services are pending.

Our ABC affiliate in Houston, KTRK-TV, reports that the 41st president and First Lady Barbara Bush marked their 73rd wedding anniversary January 6, making them the longest-married presidential couple.


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