"My mother did die by suicide with a gunshot wound — and I'm the one who found her and was with her and walked her home," Ashley said in a grief podcast. "And so this is exceedingly difficult for me... It's going to be with me for a long time."
Nearly a month after the death of her mother, Naomi Judd, Wynonna is checking in with fans and reflecting on the grieving process.
The country star opened up about grief and her "personal healing work" as she marks one month since Naomi Judd's death by suicide.
"I don't know why we are doing this in public. It sucks. But we are doing it. We are showing the world what a dysfunctional family does. You show up for each other," Wynonna Judd said Sunday at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium.
Ashley Judd is speaking out about mother Naomi Judd's cause of death — to get ahead of the news.
The actress and humanitarian wrote an op-ed for USA Today about losing her mom to the "disease of mental illness" and how "making motherhood safe and healthy" for all would be the best way to honor The Judds singer's legacy.
Ashley Judd is thanking the public for the outpouring of love after the death of her mother, Naomi Judd, at age 76.
The shocking news comes just one day before the Judds were set to be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame, and just 18 days after they'd announced their farewell tour.