HOUSTON — Family, friends and former colleagues are mourning the loss of former President George HW Bush.

The 41st President of the United States passed away Friday November 30. He was 94.



 Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton released the following statement on Saturday: 

"I join all Americans and Texans in mourning the passing of a true patriot and fine president, George H.W. Bush. Across six decades, President Bush served his country courageously and selflessly. His impact on the global stage, our nation and Texas history will be his single greatest legacy to future generations. And we will forever cherish the memory of the love he shared with his beloved Barbara, who preceded him in death. President Bush was an inspiration to all of us and he will be greatly missed."