FILE - In this undated file photo, country singer Mindy McCready performs in Nashville, Tenn. McCready, who hit the top of the country charts before personal problems sidetracked her career, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013. She was 37. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File) / Mark Humphrey
Stars have taken to Twitter to remember Mindy McCready, who was found dead Sunday in Heber Springs, Ark., at the age of 37.
Carrie Underwood, Wynona Judd, Jason Aldean and John Rich are among those who offered condolences for the troubled country singer.
I grew up listening to Mindy McCready...so sad for her family tonight. Many prayers are going out to them...— Carrie Underwood (@carrieunderwood) February 18, 2013
Oh my! Mindy. Dear sweet girl. This is so sad. It just breaks my heart what addiction continues to take from this life.— Wynonna Judd (@WynonnaMusic) February 18, 2013
Just heard about Mindy McCready. My thoughts and prayers are with her 2 boys and her family.— Jason_Aldean (@Jason_Aldean) February 18, 2013
My heart is breaking hearing of the loss of Mindy McCready. Pray for her 2 precious little boys...may God's peace & protection be on them!— Hillary Scott (@HillaryScottLA) February 18, 2013
Really really sad to learn the news about Mindy McCready.I will pray for her children and I hope that people are gentle with her memory— Chely Wright (@chelywright) February 18, 2013
Very sad to hear about Mindy McCready. When I was in Lonestar she was our label mate and we were friends. A tragic end to a talented life.— John Rich (@johnrich) February 18, 2013
So sad. RT"@wztv_fox17: Fox 17 News has now confirmed Mindy McCready has committed suicide."— Martina McBride (@martinamcbride) February 18, 2013
A sad loss of talent...Mindy McCready. 10,001 angels— Steel Magnolia (@steelmagnolia11) February 18, 2013
Mindy McCready I will always remember you as the sweet,beautiful and talented young lady you were when I met you all those years agoSo sad.— Charlie Daniels (@CharlieDaniels) February 18, 2013
So sad to hear about Mindy McCready. I met her in the first flush of her early career. This is a hard business. Sometimes success is poison.— Gretchen Peters (@gretchenpeters) February 18, 2013
RIP Mindy McCready. Sad. Sad.— Randy Jackson (@YO_RANDYJACKSON) February 18, 2013