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Governor Ivey issues flags at half-staff in honor of Barbara Bush

Gov. Kay Ivey (Photo: Office of the Lieutenant Governor of Alabama)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — The Alabama Governor took to Twitter on April 18 to order flags at half-staff until sunset on Saturday.

Barbara Bush passed away on April 17 at the age of 92. This news comes after the family spokesman, Jim McGrath, released a statement of the Bush matriarch not seeking any medical attention – two days before.