Rosalynn Carter remained her husband’s rock of support to the end

He was the president of the United States and the governor of Georgia, but Jimmy Carter always said the “pinnacle” of his life was getting Eleanor Rosalynn Smith to marry him.

Rosalynn and Jimmy Carter were married for more than 77 years, longer than any couple to have taken up residence at the White House.

The former first lady died peacefully at home in Georgia on Sunday, the Carter Center announced. She died at age 96, just days after going into hospice care…

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