Monrovia, Tuesday, November 21, 2023 – The Liberia Crusaders for Peace has learned with sorrow and deep sadness, the death of former United States First Lady Rosalynn Carter.
The LCP extends deepest condolences to the people of the United States of America, President Jimmy Carter and the entire Carter family for the irreparable loss sustained.
The LCP believes Madam Carter’s remarkable legacy of grace, compassion, and unwavering strength has left an indelible mark on the hearts of many, serving as a guiding light in times of adversity.
According to the Carter Center, Rosalynn Carter, who as first lady worked tirelessly on behalf of mental health reform and professionalized the role of the president’s spouse, died Sunday, November 19, at the age of 96.
The Carter Center, which her husband Jimmy Carter established after leaving office, has been a key partner to the LCP and other civil society groups, helping to improve lives in Liberia by resolving conflicts, advancing democracy and preventing diseases.
Rosalynn Carter passed away peacefully with family by her side at her home in Plains, Georgia, the United States.