Remembering Rosalynn Carter, 96, as a First Lady Who Relied on Faith


RICHMOND, VA – Washington and the world are remembering former First Lady Rosalynn Carter.

Carter, the lifelong partner and the closest adviser to Jimmy Carter during his one term as U.S. President and their four decades thereafter as global humanitarians, has died. She passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, the Carter Center announced. She was 96.

Former President Jimmy Carter called her “an extension of myself” highlighting his wife’s prominent role in his administration even as she tirelessly promoted the cause of mental health, and acted as a political adviser to her husband.

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