Ashley Judd reveals the suicide of Naomi Judd

Naomi Judd and her daughter, Winona Judd, known in the country as the pair of Judds in the 1980s

Ms. Judd said we are a public family mourning the loss of a wife and a mother

Actress Ashley Judd said on Thursday that her mother was suffering from mental illness

Ashley Judd said the admiration of her peers could not penetrate her mother's mental illness.

Judd said - I am both sad and traumatized by the discovery of my mother on the day we died

Other details the family is hoping to keep private

Other details the family is hoping to keep private