Georgia reacts to the passing of George H. W. Bush

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090110-N-4408B-453 NORFOLK (Jan. 10, 2009) Former President George H.W. Bush addresses delivers his remarks at the commissioning ceremony for the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) at Naval Station Norfolk, Va. Bush delivered the keynote address at the commissioning. The Navy's newest, and final, Nimitz-class aircraft carrier is named after the World War II naval aviator and 41st president of the United States. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Micah P. Blechner/Released)

Georgians were quick to react on social media to the passing of former president George H. W. Bush. Below is a sampling of some of the remembrances shared on Twitter from notable Georgians, elected officials, and regular every day folks.

As a reminder, Georgia voted solidly for Bush in 1988, but favored Bill Clinton in 1992.


https://twitter.com/AngelikaForGA/status/1068871986284298245
https://twitter.com/AzamAMughal/status/1068864028112560128
https://twitter.com/IMSEMPERFIDELIS/status/1068734060950970370
https://twitter.com/MacKidDunwoody/status/1068733649875595266