Facebook Friends last to hear from Elizabeth Edwards
Elizabeth Edwards died at her home peacefully this evening. She wrote the following statement on Facebook today and her final farewell were these last written words to the world. She said, "You all know that I have been sustained throughout my life by three saving graces – my family, my friends, and a faith in the power of resilience and hope." "These graces have carried me through difficult times and they have brought more joy to the good times than I ever could have imagined."
Elizabeth Edwards died Tuesday after a six-year battle with breast cancer, The Associated Press and ABC News reported. She was 61. On Monday her family announced that Edwards, who was briefly hospitalized over the Thanksgiving holiday, had stopped all cancer treatment.
She recently wrote a message on her Facebook page that would end up being a farewell.