The death of Dr. Maya Angelou yesterday (Wednesday, May 28th) at the age of 86 had several country stars taking to Twitter, Facebook and other outlets to share their thoughts. Here are a few of those:
Martina McBride: "Hard to find the right words. Maya Angelou lived her life inspiring, educating, championing, lifting, nourishing, giving, and loving. Her influence on the world, by speaking the truth and sharing her wisdom and her spirit, is immense and unforgettable. She made you want to be a better person. That was her real gift to us all. Rest in peace Dr. Angelou."
Darius Rucker: “My heart and soul hurt today because of the passing of a true genius Maya Angelou. Heaven has another wonderful angel walking its golden st.”
Brad Paisley: "Rest in peace Maya Angelou. You made the world a better place. Fly on."
Kellie Pickler: "RIP Maya Angelou - A woman of Grace, Wisdom, Kindness & Love . . . we can all learn from your beautiful . . ."
Rascal Flatts: "@DrMayaAngelou, our sweet friend. Thank u for being u & changing so many lives, ours included! We will miss u."
LeAnn Rimes Cibrian: "My heart breaks to hear @DrMayaAngelou has passed away. One of the greatest spirits God ever created. R.I.P