Fans were horrified by Naomi Judd's terrible death in April 2022. Wynonna Judd and actress Ashley Judd, Naomi's daughters, asserted that her death was caused by her mental condition. However, the 76-year-old singer's suicide was confirmed by the autopsy of Naomi Judd.
The Associated Press broke the news of Naomi Judd's autopsy report on Friday, which revealed that the 76-year-old singer shot herself in the head on April 30 at her own home in Tennessee. Here is the family's formal statement following the unfortunate event: “We have always shared openly both the joys of being family as well its sorrows, too. One part of our story is that our matriarch was dogged by an unfair foe. She was treated for PTSD and bipolar disorder, to which millions of Americans can relate.”
The autopsy, which is public record in Tennessee, also showed that Judd had been taking a number of prescription medications, many of which are used to treat bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Naomi Judd was a well-known singer and actress from the United States. She has captured many hearts with her country music duo, The Judds, which she performs with her daughter Wynonna. She has received nine Country Music Association awards and five Grammy Awards over her career. She has, however, battled mental problems her entire life.
According to reports, Judd's daughter discovered her with major injuries, a gun, and "A note with suicidal connotations" close by. She was quickly pronounced dead after being taken to a hospital south of Nashville. The terrible timing of Naomi Judd's death prevented her and her daughter Wynonna from attending Nashville's Country Music Hall of Fame.