- Wynonna Judd recently lost her mom Naomi Judd
- The singer died at the age of 76 on April 30
- This is how Wynonna Judd marked Mother's Day
Holidays are difficult for those who've lost loved ones. Today is Mother's Day, and it's an especially emotional one for the family of Naomi Judd.
The beloved singer died just days ago at the age of 76. Her daughter Wynonna Judd marked the day with a heartbreaking post on Instagram.
Wynonna Judd remembers Naomi Judd on Mother's Day
Only eight days have passed since the death of Naomi Judd. Wynonna Judd, 57, remembered her mom on Mother's Day with a concise but powerful message. "I miss her," she wrote on Instagram, posting a childhood photo with her mom and sister.
Wynonna Judd and her mother Naomi Judd sang together in the country duo The Judds. Naomi was also the mother of actress Ashley Judd. Wynonna and Ashley are half-sisters.
Naomi Judd died by suicide days before Mother's Day
Wynonna and Ashley Judd announced the terrible news about their mother on April 30. "Today we sisters experienced a tragedy. We lost our beautiful mother to the disease of mental illness," they said in a statement.
"We are shattered. We are navigating profound grief and know that as we loved her, she was loved by her public," added the Judd sisters. "We are in unknown territory."
According to People magazine, Naomi Judd died by suicide after struggles with her mental health. It's a tragic loss, and our thoughts remain with the Judd family today.