• The Latest: Barbara Bush funeral procession underway

    1 month ago - By Boston Herald

    HOUSTON - The Latest on the funeral and burial of former first lady Barbara Bush : 2:45 p.m. A funeral procession is making its way to Texas A&M University for the burial of former first lady Barbara Bush. Roughly 1,500 people attended a private funeral Saturday in Houston for the wife of former President George H.W. Bush. He was among four former U.S. presidents at the service.
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  • Barbara Bush was 'first lady of the greatest generation'

    1 month ago - By ABC

    Barbara Bush remembered at her funeral as the "first lady of the greatest generation."
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  • Barbara Bush Was ‘First Lady of the Greatest Generation,' Eulogist Says

    1 month ago - By Bloomberg

    Barbara Bush was the "first lady of the greatest generation,” historian Jon Meacham said during her funeral Saturday.
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  • Political A-Listers Appear at Barbara Bush Funeral

    Political A-Listers Appear at Barbara Bush Funeral

    1 month ago - By Newser

    Barbara Bush was the "first lady of the greatest generation." Addressing former presidents, ambassadors, and hundreds of other mourners inside the nation's largest Episcopal church on Saturday, historian Jon Meacham recalled Barbara Bush's quick wit that made her so popular, the AP reports. He also spoke of her devotion to...
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  • Historian: Barbara Bush Was ‘First Lady Of The Greatest Generation'

    Historian: Barbara Bush Was ‘First Lady Of The Greatest Generation'

    1 month ago - By CBS

    HOUSTON - Barbara Bush was the “first lady of the greatest generation.”
    Addressing former presidents, ambassadors and hundreds of other mourners inside the nation's largest Episcopal church on Saturday, historian Jon Meacham recalled Barbara Bush's quick wit that made her so popular. He also spoke of her devotion to her husband of 73 years, former President George H.W. Bush, noting he was the “only boy she ever kissed.”
    Meacham recalled her work bringing awareness to AIDS patients and in promoting literacy. He also said the wife of the 41st president and the mother of the 43rd was “candid...
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  • Barbara Bush was 'first lady of the greatest generation'

    1 month ago - By Boston Herald

    HOUSTON - Barbara Bush was the "first lady of the greatest generation." Addressing former presidents, ambassadors and hundreds of other mourners inside the nation's largest Episcopal church on Saturday, historian Jon Meacham recalled Barbara Bush's quick wit that made her so popular. He also spoke of her devotion to her husband of 73 years, former President George H.W. Bush, noting he was the "only boy she ever kissed."
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  • The Latest: Jeb Bush says mother 'beautiful' until very end

    1 month ago - By Boston Herald

    HOUSTON - The Latest on the funeral and burial of former first lady Barbara Bush : 12:15 p.m. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush joked how his mother called her style of mothering him and his siblings "a benevolent dictatorship - but honestly it wasn't always benevolent." Bush delivered a eulogy during the funeral for former first lady Barbara Bush, who died Tuesday at age 92. He emphasized how one of the most important lessons she taught him and others was the power of laughter and that joy should be shared.
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  • The Latest: Bush was 'first lady of the greatest generation'

    1 month ago - By Boston Herald

    HOUSTON - The Latest on the funeral and burial of former first lady Barbara Bush : 11:45 a.m. Historian Jon Meacham says Barbara Bush is the "first lady of the greatest generation." Meacham spoke to hundreds of people attending the funeral Saturday for the former first lady in Houston. He said in his eulogy that the wife of the 41st president and the mother of the 43rd was "candid and comforting, steadfast and straightforward, honest and loving."
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