Outpouring Of Support For Barbara Bush After News Of Failing Health

REMAIN OVERNIGHT AS A PRECAUTION THEY DID SHUT OFF THE GAS AND THE FIRE IS OUT

NOBODY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD HAD TO BE EVACUATED FORMER FIRST LADY BARBARA BURSE RESTING TONIGHT YOU MAY HAVE HEARD BY NOW SHE IS IN FAILING HEALTH MRS BUSH SAYS SHE WILL NOT SEEK ADDITIONAL MEDICAL TREATMENT

LIFE OR AS OF THE GEORGE W BUSH PRESIDENTIAL CENTER TONIGHT Reporter: THAT IS RIGHT SEVERAL WELL-WISHERS ARE APPEARING RIGHT HERE OUTSIDE OF THE PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY THERE HAS BEEN AN OUTPOURING OF WARM WISHES, THOUGHTS, AND PRAYERS FOR MRS

BUSH AND HER FAMILY INCLUDING FROM PEOPLE RIGHT HERE IN NORTH TEXAS AS WELL IS ACROSS THE COUNTRY MANY PEOPLE REFLECTING ON THE LEGACY OF THE FORMER FIRST LADY Reporter: THESE SEVEN HIGH SCHOOL FRIENDS WERE SURPRISED TO HEAR ABOUT BARBARA BUSH'S FAILING HEALTH SHE WAS SOMEONE YOU COULD RESPECT, AND SHE RESPECTED OTHER

THEY SHOW OTHERS A BUSH FAMILY SPOKESPERSON SAYS THAT MRS BUSH HAS BEEN BATTLING SEVERAL HEALTH ISSUES SHE IS KNOWN FOR MANY THINGS HER CLASS AS A FIRST LADY WITH HER SILVER HAIR AND HER TRIPLE STRAND PEARL NECKLACE

SUSAN SAID IT IS NOT UNCOMMON TO SEE MRS BUSH AND FORMER PRESIDENT PRESIDENT HW BUSH AROUND TOWN BECAME TO ALL KINDS OF EVENTS THEY MADE APPEARANCES IN SCHOOLS IN THE YEARS SINCE THE WHITE HOUSE, SHE HAS FOUND WAYS TO IMPROVE LITERACY IN AMERICA

FOR MORE THAN TWO DECADES, THE BARBARA BUSH FAMILY LITERACY FOUNDATION HAS BEEN HANDING OUT GRANTS TO COMMUNITY LITERACY PROGRAMS THE FRIEND SNAPPED A PICTURE INSIDE THE BUSH PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY, AND ADMIRED THE ELEGANT FORMER FIRST LADY THE LIBRARY SAID IT VERY WELL THERE IS AN EXHIBIT RIGHT NOW ON FIRST LADIES, AND HER TITLE WAS EVERYBODY'S GRANDMA I JUST THINK EVERYBODY JUST KIND OF LOOKED AT HER LIKE SHE WAS EVERYBODY'S GRANDMA

A SPOKESPERSON FOR THE BUSH FAMILY SAYS MRS BUSH'S FOCUS IS NOW ON COMFORT CARE MAYBE SHE VALUES THE QUALITY TIME THAT IS LEFT TO HER TO BE WITH HER FAMILY Reporter: ROBERT KERR SAYS HER LASTING IMPRESSION AND LEGACY IMPACTED MANY LIVES AND WILL CONTINUE TO LIVE ON I THINK THE WORLD OF BARBARA BUSH, I REALLY DO

Reporter: AND A SPOKESPERSON FOR GEORGE HW BUSH, BARBARA'S HUSBAND, SAYS THAT MRS BUSH IS SURROUNDED BY FAMILY, AND DEEPLY APPRECIATE ALL THE WARM THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS TO LIVE IN DALLAS, YONA GAVINO, CBS 11 NEWS IT HAS BEEN SO EVIDENT ON SOCIAL MEDIA A FLOOD OF SUPPORT TONIGHT FOR MRS BUSH

FORMER US SENATOR TREATED GOOD THOUGHTS HER HEALTH HAS BEEN DETERIORATING AND I JOINED THOUSANDS AND HOPING SHE IS COMFORTABLE AND KNOWS HOW LOVED SHE IS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD — GOVERNOR GREG ABBOTT SAID IN A STATEMENT THIS AFTERNOON, BARBARA BUSH HAS A CHARACTER