Granddaughter: Barbara Bush is 'a fig...

Granddaughter: Barbara Bush is 'a fighter,' in good spirits Source: AP

Monday Apr 16 Read more: WPXI

Former first lady Barbara Bush, who was reported in "failing health" over the weekend, is in "great spirits" and the family is grateful for "everybody's prayers and thoughts," her granddaughter said Monday. Bush family spokesman Jim McGrath said in a news release Sunday that "Mrs. Bush, now age 92, has decided not to seek additional medical treatment and will instead focus on comfort care" at home in Houston following consultations with her doctors and family.

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