The wife of Kentucky Congressman Andy Barr passed away suddenly on Tuesday night at the family’s home in Lexington.
Barr’s Chief of Staff Mary Rosado released this statement regarding the passing of Carol Barr:
“Congressman Andy Barr’s wife Carol passed away suddenly tonight at the family home in Lexington. During this tragic time, we respectfully ask for privacy for Congressman Barr and his family to grieve Mrs. Barr being called home to heaven. Congressman Barr may release a more detailed statement at a later date, but right now is solely focused on being a father to his two beautiful daughters.”
Kentucky Chamber President and CEO Ashli Watts issued the following statement Wednesday morning:
“I am saddened by the tragic passing of Carol Barr and my heartfelt prayers go out to Congressman Barr, his beautiful daughters and everyone that loved Carol. I pray that God will grant them peace that passes all understanding as they navigate this new path.”