newly revealed autopsy has confirmed what her daughter previously disclosed about her famous mom’s death — the iconic country singer . Per documents obtained by , the medical examiner of Williamson County in Tennessee officially stated that her cause of death was suicide by a gunshot wound to the head, noting Naomi’s past history with anxiety and depression. The docs also reportedly confirmed that she left a “note with suicidal connotations.”
Naomi was 76 at the time of her death on Saturday, April 30 — just one day before herinduction. “Today we sisters experienced a tragedy,” wrote both and Ashley via their social media accounts the same day. “We lost our beautiful mother to the disease of mental illness. We are shattered. We are navigating profound grief and know that as we loved her, she was loved by her public.”
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