Ashley Judd Confirms Naomi Judd Died by Suicide: 'The Lie the Disease Told Her Was So Convincing' 

Ashley Judd is sharing more details about her mother Naomi Judd's cause of death. 

Ashley Judd told Diane Sawyer in an interview on Good Morning America on Thursday 

That Naomi Judd "used a weapon" when she died by suicide on April 30. 

Because we don't want it to be part of the gossip 

I will share with you that she used a weapon 

My mother used a firearm, said Ashley Judd 

The piece of information we are very uncomfortable sharing 

Ashley Judd added that Naomi was 76 years old when she died